Read: OutLoud


Read: OutLoud Universal Access software program by Don Johnston is being provided to school divisions to support all students with IEP's.  Read:OutLoud is a digital text reader that supports reading and reading comprehension.  The whole-school license will enable school divisions the greatest amount of flexibility in providing reading related accommodations to students at school and at home.


The following are training materials and tutorials that can be used for training purposes.


Read: OutLoud Training script

ReadOutLoud Training Script.doc 

Read: OutLoud Quick Start Guide

ReadOutLoud QuickCard.pdf 

Read: OutLoud Tutorial Checklist


Sample textbook file in a pdf format from Don Johnston


Research related to Read: OutLoud and SOLO

SOLO Reading Research.pdf 

Research related to using text to speech

text to speech research.pdf 



On-line training videos for Read: OutLoud 


What are some ideas for training students to effectively use Read: OutLoud?



What are some ideas for supporting families as they help students to use Read: OutLoud at home?