Read and Write is a Google Chrome Extension that is designed to assist students with accessing content on the web.  It comes with a number of features including:

  • Text to Speech
  • Text and Picture Dictionaries and other Vocabulary tools
  • Speech to Text
  • Word Prediction
  • Highlight tool (and you can collect your highlights into one document!)
  • Create voice notes
  • Simplify web pages (removes advertisements/images, simplifies text)
  • Screen masking
  • And more!

Read and Write has been purchased by Rochester Beacon Academy and is free to install via the google web store (have to be logged in as a staff or student).

To install follow this link:

For a video overview: