Assistive Technology

Read and Write for Google Chrome

All HCDSB staff and students have access to Read and Write for Google Chrome extension.

Chrome Extension Install Instructions

Quick Reference Guide

Boardmaker Online

Students will require teacher-generated materials to utilize this resource.  Teachers can provide a username and password if this resource is applicable to your child. A program to help students continually improve their keyboarding skills. Beginner, intermediate, and advance lessons are available including plenty of fun practice activities to engage students.

DanceMat Typing

DanceMat Typing: a typing program to help students learn how to type by advancing through four levels. Students will start by learning the home row keys and then each stage builds on the previous lesson. 

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