Region 1A Assistive Technology Committee
AT in the UP
Special Edition!! Google Chrome
Copper Country ISD
Eastern UP ISD
John Kinney - NICE HIAT
Pam Debelak - Negaunee HIAT
Melanie Randall - Marquette HIAT
Menominee County ISD
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A few of us recently attended a Google Chrome webinar and we’re so excited about these that we couldn’t wait to share! Visit the Chrome Web Store or choose Get More Extensions in Chrome Settings. These are just a few!
Read & Write for Google: text to speech, highlighting + other features for students with learning disabilities. 30 day trial,some features remain after trial.
Snapverter - add-on for Read & Write for Google converts docs to accessible PDF’s
Clearly (desklamp icon) makes web pages easy to read
TLDR (Too Long Didn’t Read) creates a summary of any web article. Choose from 25%, 50% or 75% summaries
1-click timer counts down minutes up to one hour
Connected mind creates mind maps with images, shapes and colors.
Dictanote is a speech recognition app
High contrast provides several high contrast color filters for websites
TimeMaps: World History Atlas contains over 660 history maps
Useful Periodic Table includes properties of elements
TypingClub, a typing tutorial