Dragon Naturally Speaking Preferred

Use this program to support writing transcription including legibility and spelling accuracy. Transcription and spelling accuracy are supported through voice recognition permitting students to dictate verbally to the computer and have their dictation translated into digital text. Basic voice commands are available for computer control. This program also allows students to dictate into a portable digital recorder and then have the dictation transcribed to text.

Type: 
Product
Cost Range: 
$100-499
Content Area: 
writing
Grade Level: 
intermediate elementary
middle school
secondary
transition
IDEA Disability Category: 
orthopedic impairment
traumatic brain injury
Instructional Support: 
alternate access devices and systems
multiple formats of text and notation
Differentiation: 
multiple user profiles
Embedded Resources: 
editing or revising guide
Input Options: 
programmable or large print keyboard
voice recognition
Output Options: 
sound output for visual tasks
Text-Embedded Prompts: 
spell check
Text to Speech: 
multiple voices
recorded human narration
synthesized
National Writing Next Standards: 
editing and revising
transcribing
Operating Systems: 
Windows (MS 98 and newer)
English Language Arts: 
Writing