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Level the Playing Field for Students with Disabilities using Free Microsoft Tools

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Would you like some free tech tools that will help your students who struggle with reading and writing? What if these same tools have shown to help improve reading skills for students with learning disabilities and intellectual disabilities? Join Dr. Samantha Fecich as she explores Microsoft Learning Tools and explains how you can use features such as highlighting, text to speech, a line focus, and more to help your students with disabilities. In addition to covering the ins and outs of these free tools, which can be used across platforms, Sam will also provide tips and strategies for classroom usage so that you can get started using them the very next day!


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Special Education
Last aired on: Tuesday, April 9, 2019 @ 2:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Microsoft, Reading & Writing, Special Education
Tags: disabilities, intellectual disabilities, learning disabilities, Microsoft Learning Tools, reading, writing

Reviews (23)

Great information, thanks
Basic Member
Thank you!
Basic Member
Thank you for sharing these great ways to make learning more accessible to All.
Full Member
Great info. Thanks!
Great job
Nice work
Full Member
Fantastic tools that can be easily adapted for my special needs students!
Good information
Thank you for sharing these tools!
I enjoyed learning about another online reader that is available for my students, and am interested in trying the Microsoft Lens!
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