There are a variety of supports provided using Digital Technology. Use the links below to help support home learning
Supporting home learning
Claro software – text to speech software for MAC, Windows and Chromebook
Supporting dyslexia – Check out Dyslexia Scotland for practical advise
Reading support: digital and audio books
Edinburgh Libraries – All pupils can sign up for free
RNIB bookshare provide accessible textbooks and resources for learners with sight loss, dyslexia, dyspraxia, autism and qualifying physical disabilities
National accessible library: Our library is for people who are unable to enjoy reading a printed book because they are blind, visually impaired, have print blindness due to dyslexia or are physically impaired.
Commercial digital books:
Apple Books – for MacOS and iOS.
Kobo – for Android, MacOS, Windows, iOS or Kobo Reader.
Apple Books – audio books for MacOS and iOS.
Google Play Store – audio books for Android, web, iOS or Ebook Reader.
Kobo – audio books for Android, MacOS, Windows, iOS or Kobo Reader.