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Read & Write

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Highland students and staff have free access to Read&Write, the award winning literacy support software that can help students improve reading, writing, research, and study skills.

Read&Write helps all individuals succeed regardless of ability or learning style. It can read text aloud, assist with study skills, and much more!

Students can access Read&Write on campus computers by clicking on “Read & Write 11” icon from the Student Apps folder of the ZENwoks window on the computer’s desktop. It is currently available in computer labs: M147, M219, M235, M240, T139, T159. Staff can access it from the Employee Apps folder of the ZENworks window.

The many benefits of Read&Write

  • Improves reading comprehension
  • Facilitates research, writing, studying, and test taking
  • Integrates with mainstream applications
  • Provides access to more digital content, including inaccessible flash and online applications such as Moodle
  • Encourages students’ confidence, motivation, and independence
  • Improves student retention rates
  • Offers UDL (universal design for learning) tools that benefit all students
  • Prepares students to succeed in the workforce

Resources for Read&Write:

More information and training material for this software is available at the texthelp website.

Highland Campus

2998 W. Pearl City Rd. Freeport, IL 61032


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