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Read&Write for Google Chrome

posted Nov 2, 2017, 6:53 AM by Christina DeBello

Boost reading and writing confidence across all types of content and devices, in class, at work, and at home! 

Wonderfully intuitive and easy-to-use, Read&Write for Google Chrome™ provides personalized support to make documents, web pages and common file types in Google Drive (including: Google Docs, and PDF) more accessible. It’s designed to help everyone engage with digital content in a way that suits his/her abilities and learning styles.  

Read&Write offers a range of powerful support tools to help you gain confidence with reading, writing, studying and research, including:

• Text-to-speech to hear words, passages, or whole documents read aloud with easy-to-follow dual color highlighting 

• Text and picture dictionaries to see the meaning of words explained 

• With speech-to-text, dictate words to assist with writing, proofreading & studying 

• Word prediction offers suggestions for the current or next word as you type 

• Collect highlights from text in documents or the web for summarizing and research 

• Create and listen to voice notes directly inside of Google Docs 

• Simplify and summarize text on web pages to remove ads and other copy that can be distracting

Introduction to Read&Write

Read&Write: Speech Maker

Read&Write: Practice Read Aloud

Read&Write: Voice Notes in Google Docs

Read&Write: Simplify Page

Read&Write: Support for Google Docs

Read&Write: Word Prediction

Read&Write: Screenshot Reader

Read&Write: Speech Input

Read&Write: Everything You Need to Know