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Google Tools for Struggling Students

Innovative Tools, Special Education, Spotlight On TMI Artists Mini-course Series

There are many Google tools, apps, extensions, and features available to assist struggling learners or students with special needs. These can include text-to-speech, speech-to-text, readability, reading comprehension, organization, focus, and more. Learn what tools are available and how to access and use these with students.

Session Objectives: 

  • Participants will learn how to find, install, and use a wide variety of Chrome Web Extensions to help students with their learning needs.
  • Participants will learn about assistive technology and support features already built into Google tools.

Presenter: Eric Curts has been in education for 29 years, and currently serves as a Technology Integration Specialist for SPARCC in North Canton, Ohio where he oversees Google for Education implementation, training, and support, as well as other technology integration initiatives. Eric is an authorized Google Education Trainer and Innovator, and provides training to schools, organizations, and conferences throughout Ohio and across the country. He is a co-leader of the Ohio Google Educator Group at Eric runs the award-winning blog where all of his edtech resources can be found, and is the author of the book "Control Alt Achieve: Rebooting Your Classroom with Creative Google Projects."

Time: 45 Minutes



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