Reading Resources:


For some students background and text color can support reading for students with disabilities. Judith Sweeney of Onion Mountain Technology presents this "Color and Technology" 2 page handout.



Free Screen Reader:

1. Natural Readerhttp://www.naturalreaders.com/ free text to speech, floating toolbar to read text in other apps, or the web (Mac & PC)

2. Thunder - http://www.screenreader.net/ - free screen reader and talking software for Windows 7, Vista or XP

3. NVDA - Non Visual Desktop Access - http://www.nvda-project.org/wiki/Download screen reader that reads any text displayed on computer screen from documents, folder names, menus, reads text online


By the way.....did you know that "Verdona" font is said to be the easiest font for children to read?