Kurzweil

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by tracy520
Last updated 4 years ago

Discipline:
Language Arts
Subject:
Reading Comprehension

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Kurzweil

What is Kurzweil?Kurzweil is a software program that reads to the students at grade level. The instructional material has to be scanned into the scanner to be made available to the students. The allows the students to have the same materials as their peers. The software program is web-based so access can obtained on any device. Please click on the video for a demonstration

Kurzweil

Citations/Credits....................................................................................www.kurzweil.edu.com www.fireflybykurzweil.comteachingcommons.cdl.eduwww.youtube.com .................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

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Kurzweil is a web- based software program. This means it can be used on an tablet, laptop and a desktop computer.

Benefits of KurzweilKurzweil is program that the students use to assist with reading, writing and comprehension. Students have access to grade level material and build confidence in their abilities. Kurzweil allows the students to be included in the classroom so they don't have to always work with a specialist. The teachers in the video shared the growth they have observed n the classroom while using Kurzweil. Kurzweil is a great way to level the playing field for students with an impairment that require assistive technology to access the curriculum.

Quality of Life BenefitsThe benefits to the children is their future success. The students will become good readers and will be able to comprehend reading materials. Students will build the skills needed to be successful after school has ended and the future is knocking. This assisive technology will assist the students in closing the acheivement gap.

Where can you buy Kurweil ' what does it cost?Kurzweil is available on the website: www.kurzweiledu.com You can try a 30 day trial subscription before purchasing as a school or school system. To purchase after the trail subscription you must contact Kurzweil for a quote.

Tracy D. Hilliard

Screenshot of Kurzweil

Screenshot of IPAD App

Kurzweil is in the "Cloud!"


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