Famous Person with Learning Disabilities Quote:
"I'm dyslexic, quite seriously dyslexic -
I still have trouble reading – so I hated school. It was the worst period of my whole life, the first 12 years of growing up". –
See the reveal at the end of this day's blog
Speech Recognition Software
I am currently using speech-to-text software with a student who has dysgraphia and difficulty using a keyboard. Through his Individual Education Plan (IEP), he was assigned a laptop for school and home with software including the speech recognition program Dragon Naturally Speaking. He is now more independent in his class work completion and he is also in the process of writing the next screen play to rival “Star Wars”.
Dragon Naturally Speaking
Here is a website that provides a video demonstration of the speech-to-text software program, Dragon Naturally Speaking at Nuance Communications, Inc.
Famous Person with Learning Disabilities Quote Reveal:
Described as "The greatest living painter