Resources & Links

Additional Resources


Assistive Technology Tutorials


Read&Write is a text-to-speech software that Normandale has made available to all current Normandale students.  Current students can download it for free by following these instructions: Read-Write-Download.

User guides for the most recent version of the software are available online at: www.texthelp.com/en-us/support/training/getting-started/

Many YouTube tutorials are available at: www.youtube.com/user/TexthelpSystemsUS

Read&Write for Google Chrome: www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvSZbmGbKpCTkk3S93CXtQWNf50f_Ow3D
Read&Write for Windows: www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvSZbmGbKpCQEi1OB-nu-wA5KexHppO9C
Read&Write for Mac: www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvSZbmGbKpCSms6EDxSVm7oaysekYLIPZ
Reading ePub Documents (Google Chrome): www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cr6by0IBfm8

Microsoft Office 365 also has built-in accessibility tools (speech-to-text and text-to-speech) and students can download it for free by following these instructions.

Postsecondary Resource Guide


Image reduced, printer and screenreader-friendly version: Postsecondary Resource Guide
Full print-only publication version (not accessible for screen readers) with graphics: Postsecondary Resource Guide

 

TRANSITION WEBINARS


Service Agencies


Below is a partial list of agencies that serve people with disabilities. These agencies may provide a variety of services, such as useful information, advocacy, funding, career assistance, and academic assistance.