30 November 2015Jason Carroll
At Texthelp, we are continually updating products with features that customers request the most. With this in mind, we are excited to announce our most recent update for Read&Write for Google Chrome just in time for the holidays. This update brings screenshot reading to help make almost any content accessible, speech input for the web, and a beta Spanish version of Read&Write to increase our supports for English Language Learners. Continue reading to learn more and see a video of the new Screenshot Reader in action.
20 November 2015Ruth Houston
Here at Texthelp we understand that the run up to exams can be a very stressful time for both teachers and pupils and their families. That's why we've worked with some teachers to bring you their top tips for preparing for exams. We hope you find them useful!
19 November 2015Kathleen Colburn
05 November 2015Greg Welch, Tech Support Superhero
We all know that independent reading is a hugely important part of a student’s success in school and beyond into their adult life. Reading independently on a regular basis helps students improve their fluency and enhance their vocabulary. It also encourages them to think critically, and may even open them up to a fun new hobby.
In order to keep kids reading, it’s important that they have engaging and interesting content to choose from. We thought we might be able to help with that, with a free guide for teachers. Read on to learn more….
One of the great features schools enjoy when they use Google Apps for Education (GAFE) is that students and teachers alike can sign into their GAFE accounts anywhere and on any device. If a student loses or breaks a Chromebook, they can log into another Chromebook or even the Chrome browser on a desktop computer without missing a beat.
A lot of users may just open up the Chrome browser, navigate to Gmail or Google Drive and log into their accounts there. I would compare that to signing into a Chromebook as a guest. But did you know that’s not the only way to do it? Read on to learn more…