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Read letters and words aloud as they are typed

This feature reads letters and words aloud as they are typed by the user. This feature could be used along with a screen reader or text-to-speech function, or as a spelling check.

Discussion by Disabilities (Benefits & Preferred Behaviors)

Blindness

This feature can help the user immediately detect and correct spelling mistakes.

Low Vision

This feature can help the user immediately detect and correct spelling mistakes.

Cognitive, Language, Learning Disabilities & Low Literacy

This feature can help the user immediately detect and correct spelling mistakes.

Existing Products

This listing includes a wide range of products, from simple stand-alone word and phrase completion applications to large literacy suites that include a word and phrase completion tool. Please note that these products are not necessarily endorsed by RtF, but represent the range of available options.

  • Most screenreaders and many word processors include this feature.

Learn more about digital literacy and digital skills.

Learn more about differences between deaf and hard of hearing, and the currently used levels of deafness.

Learn more about learning disabilities and how they affect an individual’s life also beyond academics.

Learn more about cognitive disabilities, medical conditions and examples of what people with intellectual or cognitive deficits experience in everyday life.

Learn more about blindness and legal blindness.

Learn more about low vision, its causes, types and impact on everyday life.

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