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Tuesday, July 16 • 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Accommodate Students with Text-to Speech to Prepare for the STAAR Online Accommodations - Is your school Ready?

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Session Description: Texas has implemented Text-to-Speech accommodations for STAAR Online. Schools who want to use this accommodation should be using similar accommodations during the school year with day-to-day tests to familiarize the students with similar tools. Kurzweil 3000/WEB allows you to import or scan tests and material into an audio visual format. Students can adjust the reading speed, size of text, color background, and look up definitions, synonyms, pictures. Teachers can add bubble notes similar to the

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Alex Brookins

Sales/Marketing, Kurzweil-Audio Optical Systems
Kurzweil 3000 is a program that provides text-to-speech for basically ANY material whether digital, online, or only in hard print. Kurzweil allows users to import/open popular digital formats or scan physical print with any basic scanners or a built in device camera. Many K-12 schools... Read More →

Tuesday July 16, 2019 12:00pm - 12:50pm PDT