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Read&Write

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Read&Write is a comprehensive educational tool designed to support reading, writing, research and studying for all students, particularly those with reading-and-writing learning disabilities and those who are learning English.

Read&Write's customizable toolbar provides reading, writing, studying and research support tools within familiar applications, such as Microsoft Word, Google Docs, Adobe Reader and web browsers.

Benefits of Read&Write:

  • Improves reading fluency and comprehension
  • Facilitates research, writing, studying and test taking
  • Integrates with mainstream applications
  • Encourages independence and inclusion
  • Prepares students for success in college and careers

Features include:

  • Teachable word prediction, phonetic spell checker and picture dictionary for writing support
  • Text-to-speech and programmable speech-to-text
  • Tools for collecting and organizing research


Watch the Read&Write features video to learn more.

 
Eligibility: 
Undergraduate Students
Faculty & Staff
Graduate Research & Teaching Assistants
Departments
Student Cost: 

No cost

 
Faculty & Staff Cost: 

No cost

 
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Download: 

Students, faculty and staff can download the software for home and office use at no cost through KU's Web Store.

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Support: 

Technical Support is available through the Texthelp Support Center. 

Please note: After installing, Read&Write will require you to sign-in. Select “Sign in with Microsoft,” then enter your KU email address. Example: KUemail (at) ku.edu. You should then be redirected to a KU sign-in page


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