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Meet the new DynaVox T10 and PODD Pagesets | July Workshop

Meet the new DynaVox T10 and PODD Pagesets | July Workshop

Join Charlene Cullen, speech pathologist from the Spectronics Consultancy Team, for a free two-hour workshop in Melbourne on Friday 25th July to meet the newest speech generating device from DynaVox. The T10! Along with the Compass app and the just-released Communication Pagesets for Gayle Porter's popular PODD communication system. Where? The Independent Living Centre 705 Princes Hwy Brooklyn, …

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Read&Write for Google Update – June 2014

Read&Write for Google Update – June 2014

Reposted with permission from blog.texthelp.com A new update for Read&Write for Google went live today and includes several exciting new features and enhancements. I’ve included the details in this post. The most noticeable change in this update is the addition of premium features to the web toolbar (see image below). In addition to the already available text-to-speech and …

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Technology Supports for Struggling Students | 40 hours of Professional Learning

Technology Supports for Struggling Students | 40 hours of Professional Learning

Access INSPIRATIONAL professional learning for the next 12 months! Did you miss out on a chance to be a part of the dynamic and truly inspirational Inclusive Learning Technologies Conference in Australia last month? Often referred to as the "world's best conference focusing on technologies to support struggling students!" And doesn't EVERY classroom have students with additional learning needs? …

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10 Reasons To Attend Our Conference

10 Reasons To Attend Our Conference

Need a little bit of help arguing your case for precious Professional Learning budget dollars to be spent supporting you to attend the ILT2014 Conference in May? We have come to the rescue with this list of “10 Reasons to Attend our Conference.” We hope this helps you to present your case for support to be there with …

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Christmas time again! Best wishes for an awesome one from Spectronics!

Christmas time again! Best wishes for an awesome one from Spectronics!

  #THATISALL #Seriously? Yep seriously, that’s it for this year folks! No all-singing, all-dancing Spectronics card this year. What’s going on?? We are all heads down channelling our creative efforts into building the BEST ever Inclusive Learning Technologies Conference for you next May! Want to learn more about the ILT2014 Conference? Our short ILT2014 Conference video shows a …

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Notice of Closure of the Spectronics New Zealand Auckland office effective from close of business 27th June 2013

Notice of Closure of the Spectronics New Zealand Auckland office effective from close of business 27th June 2013

It is very sad to have to announce that, after five years of service to New Zealand out of our Auckland office, it will be closing as of close of business on Thursday 27th June 2013. This has come about because of falling "assistive technology" sales across New Zealand. A trend, in fact, happening worldwide. As a result, …

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Support literacy skills for early primary students with Clicker 6 on laptops, iPads and Interactive Whiteboards

Support literacy skills for early primary students with Clicker 6 on laptops, iPads and Interactive Whiteboards

Your young students are engaged and motivated by learning on mobile technologies like iPads and laptops. How can you tap into this motivation to support, scaffold and advance their reading and writing skills? There are MANY "out-of-the-box" early reading and writing software programs and apps of course! But few offer the ability for you to teach these critical …

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Creation Tools for the iPad

Creation Tools for the iPad

Check out the latest video JUST added to the Spectronics Online Resources! Creation Tools for the iPad is available now! Login to start watching straight away!

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Best wishes for a FABULOUS Christmas from all at Spectronics!

Best wishes for a FABULOUS Christmas from all at Spectronics!

  Best wishes for a wonderful Christmas/New Year break. We look forward to being of assistance and talking with you again in 2013 and beyond! Please click the link below to view our animated Christmas greeting and see the whole Spectronics team in action. As usual with a Spectronics Christmas greeting … be sure to turn your speakers …

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