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Dyslexia Scotland North East welcome CALL Scotland - Thursday 27th Oct
Thu 27 October 2016, 19:00 – 21:00 BST
Allan Wilson, Information Officer from CALL Scotland will present:
"Using Technology to Support People with Dyslexia"
Many people with dyslexia and other reading and writing difficulties now use technology to support themselves in education, work and leisure.
This talk will provide an overview of some of the ways in which technology can help:
- Windows PCs: use of coloured overlay; different text styles; text-to-speech software; spellchecking; speech recognition
- iPads / iPhones: using built-in features and selected apps for reading and writing
- Android smart phones and tablets: using built-in features and selected apps.