Monday, January 10, 2011
My Study Bar is Just What the Teacher Ordered!
It has mind mapping options, calendars, sticky notes, reading assistance such as text to speech reading, a talking dictionary, the ability to change font and background colors to make reading easier, vu Bars for assisting tracking issues, word prediction, spell checking, built in keyboarding lessons, text magnifier, a cursor locater and so much more. This is the perfect tool to assist students with studying, reading and/or writing difficulties however severe or mild and it is free! There are easy access video tutorials for every application.
This is a MUST check out tool for Special Educators and an absolutely perfect tool for Universal Design for Learning methodology.
You can download this tool here at the top of the page: http://www.rsc-ne-scotland.ac.uk/eduapps/mystudybar.php#tutorials
The update patch here for Windows XP or 7: http://www.rsc-ne-scotland.ac.uk/eduapps/mystudybar_v3.php
Find tutorials here further down the page: http://www.rsc-ne-scotland.ac.uk/eduapps/mystudybar.php#tutorials
For more information: http://www.rsc-ne-scotland.ac.uk/index.php