SuperNova Screen Reader

The Dolphin Hal is a screen reader that allows users to access Microsoft Windows using either a speech synthesizer or a refreshable Braille display. Hal can also be used for browsing the web and Instant Messaging.

Type: 
Product
Cost Range: 
$100-499
Grade Level: 
intermediate elementary
middle school
secondary
transition
IDEA Disability Category: 
deaf-blindness
visual impairment
Instructional Support: 
alternate access devices and systems
Differentiation: 
adjustable skill levels
Output Options: 
Braille output
sound output for visual tasks
Text to Speech: 
multiple voices
reading rate control
reads graphics descriptions
reads instruction
reads menus and toolbars
synthesized
Operating Systems: 
Windows (MS 98 and newer)