Speech Synthesizers/Screen Readers
Learn about assistive technology tools called speech synthesizers/screen readers.
By Kristin Stanberry , Marshall Raskind, Ph.D.
These systems can display and read aloud text on a computer screen, including text that has been typed by the user, scanned in from printed pages (e.g., books, letters), or text appearing on the Internet.
What type(s) of learning difficulty do these tools address?
Products to Consider:
- ClassMate Reader
- Read and Write Gold (integrates multiple AT techniques)
- Read and Write Gold Mobile
Resources to help you evaluate assistive technology for your child:
Updated February 2010