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Advanced Reading and Writing Aid

Advanced Reading and Writing Aid

How to pronounce:
/ədˈvænst/ /ˈriː.dɪŋ/ /ˈraɪ.t̬ɪŋ/ /eɪdz/

Advanced Reading and Writing Aid
Definition:

Comprehensive computer/tablet applications that allow students to use one program to complete literacy assignments with features like Optical Character Recognition (OCR) and allow editing of underlying text maintaining the integrity of the original document, text-to-speech with highlighting, note taking tools, grammar and spell checkers, word prediction and vocabulary support.