Kurzweil 3000 is award-winning educational software designed to provide literacy support for those who struggle with literacy in the classroom, at home, or in the workplace. Built-in features for reading, writing and study skills helps students to become independent learners, active participants within inclusion classrooms or sheltered instruction programs; but most importantly, to keep up with peers and achieve their full academic potential. Students can use Kurzweil 3000 throughout their school career and beyond, utilize the literacy support for becoming lifelong learners.
Kuzweil 3000 for individualsKurzweil 3000 supports the complex tasks of developing fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, writing, study skills, and test taking to address a wide range of educational objectives. Accessing Kurzweil 3000 at home complements class instruction and extends learning beyond the walls of the classroom to ensure individual success for a lifetime.
Learn how Kurzweil 3000 supports individuals with learning disabilities, including dyslexia, dysgraphia, other learning disabilities, and English Language Learners (ELL) in the school and the workplace.
Kuzweil 3000 for individualsCustomers choose Kurzweil 3000 because they like having a single interface for reading, writing, study skills and test taking. If you are looking for educational software that provides complete literacy support for an individual users in the classroom, or in the workplace, Kurzweil 3000 is a great solution.
NEW Natural, high-quality Acapela text-to-speech voices
NEW Text-to-speech in 18 languages and dialects
NEW Supports EPUB
NEW Image Reader reads locked text, such as images or PDFs
NEW Microsoft Speech support-11 new voices
NEW OpenDyslexic font
UPDATED FineReader® OCR—the highest quality available
UPDATED PDF and additional file supports
Customizable reading rate and presentation
Direct access to Bookshare® and other online content providers
Read-the-Web reads web pages
Text magnification and keyboard shortcuts
Create MP3 files and add to iTunes Playlist
NEW 12,000 picture dictionary graphics from Widgit, representing over 40,000 words
NEW Vocabulary study guides; English and bi-lingual
NEW Templates to support active reading, note taking, and chapter summaries
UPDATED American Heritage dictionaries®
Multiple colored highlighters
Translate words or full passages to 70+ Google-supported languages
NEW 10 writing templates added
NEW Tier 2 academic vocabulary list
UPDATED Word prediction
UPDATED Fill-in-the-blank-now with color
Vocabulary study guides
Speak as typing
Talking spell checker
Tools for essay, multiple choice, short answer, True/False, and other question types
Tailors user experience to unique individual needs
Deep support for learners with Learning Disabilities
Support for fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, writing, study skills and test taking
Tools for research based study skills and writing strategies
Enhances education for English Language Learners
Easy access to all major digital formats
A platform for whole class, small group, or individual instruction
A single user interface containing all the tools necessary to meet the rigor of high academic standards
Processor 1.3 GHz Pentium 4 or better
System Memory 512 MB (1GB for 64-bit Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 8.1)
Hard Disk Space 2GB of free space
Operating System Windows XP with Service Pack 3 or later, Windows Vista with Service Pack 1 or later, Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 8.1
Video Memory 4MB or better
Screen Resolutions 1024x768 24-bit color or better
Additional Requirements DVD drive, keyboard, mouse, SoundBlaster 16-bit compatible sound card, speakers, microphone, internet connection (for activation) TWAIN-compatible scanner Mozilla Firefox v3.5 or later or Microsoft Internet Explorer v7 or later for Read the Web functionality
Internet connection required for some features (Google Translate, Online Book Search, Read the Web, etc.)
System Requirements (all clients):
Minimum Intel processor, running Mac OS 10.6 through 10.10.
Minimum 512 MB RAM.
Minimum 300 MB hard disk space.
DVD drive, keyboard, mouse, speakers, microphone, Internet connection for Read the Web functionality.
Image Capture-compatible scanner
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