Individuals: Kurzweil 3000

Macintosh

Kurzweil 3000 for Macintosh provides a comprehensive list of built-in features and benefits for supporting students who struggle with reading, writing, study skills and test taking.

Macintosh System Requirements

Key Features
Read
  • NEW Natural, high-quality Acapela text-to-speech voices
  • NEW Text-to-speech in 18 languages and dialects
  • NEW Supports EPUB
  • NEW OpenDyslexic font
  • UPDATED FineReader® OCR-the highest quality available
  • UPDATED PDF and additional file supports
  • Bookmark tools
  • Customizable reading rate and presentation
  • Direct access to Bookshare® and other online content providers
  • Text magnification and keyboard shortcuts
  • Create MP3 files and add to iTunes Playlist
Comprehend
  • NEW 12,000 picture dictionary graphics from Widgit, representing over 40,000 words
  • UPDATED American Heritage dictionaries®
  • Bubble notes
  • Multiple colored highlighters
  • Note-taking tools
  • Sticky notes
  • Talking dictionary
  • Translate words or full passages to 70+ Google-supported languages
  • Voice notes



Demonstrate
  • NEW Tier 2 academic vocabulary list
  • UPDATED Word prediction
  • UPDATED Fill-in-the-blank-now with color
  • Footnote tool
  • Outline tools
  • Speak as typing
  • Talking spell checker
  • Tools for essay, multiple choice, short answer, True/False, and other question types


Key Benefits
  • Tailors user experience to unique individual needs
  • Deep support for learners with Learning Disabilities
  • Enhances education for English Language Learners (ELLs)
  • Supports research based instructional practices
  • Aids students to meet the rigor of high academic standards
  • Easy access to all major digital formats
  • A platform for whole class, small group, or individual instruction

Software Updates