Best Assistive Technology for Reading in the Classroom
Many students live with challenges that limit their reading abilities. Dyslexia alone affects from 5% to 17% of us. Thankfully, there's a range of apps and websites available to help not just people with dyslexia, but students who have physical limitations like sight issues or blindness. These tools can also be useful to students who just need some extra assistance to aid reading fluency or comprehension. On this list, you'll find screen readers and text-to-speech tools as well as full libraries of texts that open up the wonderful world of reading, making text accessible to students of all abilities.