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Alternative Writing Aids

Alternative Writing Aids

How to pronounce:
/ɔːlˈtəːnətɪv,ɒlˈtəːnətɪv/ /ˈrʌɪtɪŋ/ /eɪdz/

Alternative Writing Aids
Definition:

Devices such as adapted pencils/pens and alternative keyboards, speech recognition software/apps to slates and stylus and Braille writers for students with visual impairments that are designed for users who are unable to use standard writing tools (e.g. pencil/pen, standard keyboard) to write.