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Read & Write

From reading on-screen text aloud to researching and checking written work, Read & Write makes lots of everyday tasks easier. It's a big confidence booster for anyone who needs a little extra help with their reading and writing. 

Read & Write for PC Instructions (PDF)

Read & Write Gold for Mac Instructions (PDF)

Read & Write or Windows Quick Reference Card (PDF)

Read & Write for Windows Toolbar Video Tour

Read & Write for Windows PDF Aloud Video Tour

Read & Write for Windows Study Skills Video Tour

Smart Pen

The Livescribe Smartpen writes like a regular pen, but it records not only what is written, but also what is heard. It synchronizes the audio recording with the recorded writing.

The SA Office has a limited number of Livescribe Smartpens that can be checked out for note taking purposes.

Visit the Livescribe.com for more information about this technology.

Reader Pen

A reader pen reads text out loud with a human-like digital voice and is designed to promote independent learning.

The SA Office has a limited number of Reader Pens that can be checked out for reading accommodation purposes.

For more information about this technology, visit ScanningPens.com.

Glean Note Taking

Glean is an easy-to-use tool that assists students in becoming independent and efficient note takers.

Visit Glean website for more information.

Acknowledgements

The smart pens, reader pens, and Glean notetaking software were funded through a grant from the North Dakota State Council on Developmental Disabilities.