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Help students to achieve more

with reading and writing

Give students the tools they need to succeed

Provide students with access to a suite of different reading support tools, including text-to-speech with a wide range of voices. Speech-to-text is supported when using the Dragon speech recognition software. Convert printed paper documents and image files into accessible PDF, Word and plain text documents.

Use ClaroRead to

Create more confident learners

Help students to work with more confidence.

ClaroRead will ensure that work is completed to a high standard. Giving students the opportunity to focus on the content of their work.

Support neurodiverse students

ClaroRead is particularly useful for supporting neurodiverse learners.

The range of tools available through the toolbar helps to create an equal opportunity for all.

ClaroRead for exams

ClaroRead SE is a simplified version of ClaroRead that gives you all the reading support of the bigger program but has none of the writing or study skills features.

ClaroRead SE is also JCQ approved for use in exams where students are not allowed to use spell check or word prediction.

Are you ready to try ClaroRead?

If you have any questions about ClaroRead or ClaroRead SE for exams use, then please complete this form.

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We try to respond to you within 24 hours (max). Sometimes that isn’t always possible (over the weekend for example). But we’ll try to get back to you as soon as possible.

Features at a glance

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    Text-to-speech: Read what is typed including individual words, passages, or whole documents aloud with easy-to-follow dual colour highlighting

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    Spellchecker: Speaking spell checker lets students select the word you want by hearing the alternatives

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    Listening later: Read text into an audio or video file to listen to later

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    Scanning (OCR): Convert printed documents and image files into PDF, Word and many other formats for reading and annotation later.

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      Dictation: When paired with Dragon Professional (not included)

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      Dictionary: Speaking dictionary for any word in any program with over 300,000 English definitions

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      Screen capture: Make any text displayed on the screen read aloud

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      Word prediction: Suggests words as students type to help with spelling and writing

    What our ClaroRead customers say

    “We have just started using ClaroRead. The software is incredibly easy to use and very powerful. Our pupils have found it to be incredibly useful. I must mention the support we have received from the company which has been above and beyond what could be expected. Many thanks.”

    Where it works

    ClaroRead is available for Windows, Mac, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, iPad and Android. Students can use ClaroRead on their laptop, tablet or Chromebook.

    How can you try or buy ClaroRead?

    Free 30 day trial

    Free access to all ClaroRead Features, for 30 days.

    Try now.
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    Buy now

    We have a secure online shop where you can get individual copies of ClaroRead for Windows, Mac or Chromebook.


    • Yes - The software can be used with headphones. ClaroRead SE is also JCQ approved for use in exams where students are not allowed to use spell check or word prediction.

    • Yes- There are 80 voices in 30 languages to choose from.

    • Yes. ScreenRuler for PC and ScreenRuler for Mac supports dual monitors

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