“Valencia College is a learning-centered college. Therefore, although the request for a comprehensive text to speech, reading, writing, and learning tools solution was made by the Office for Students with Disabilities, the goal was to benefit a much larger population of Valencia students. We considered the industry leaders in the text to speech/learning tools software arena and after two years of research, we decided to purchase ClaroRead.
The product was demonstrated to us at the Accessing Higher Ground Conference in Colorado and we were impressed with the simple yet robust range of features. We were also impressed with the price of the site-wide Windows, MAC, and unlimited home-use license and of the iPad app, not only due to our own budgetary restrictions but also due to those of students. It is of little value to have fantastic software solutions at fantastic prices that students cannot afford for home use.
Access to learning solutions both on campus and at home is essential for academic success. The Claro suite is affordable, full-featured, and easy to use, even for students and faculty who do not have advanced technical knowledge. Thanks to all our partners at Claro. We could not be happier with our purchase.”
ClaroRead reads PDF files in Adobe Reader (and Acrobat) and that suits most people very well. However, having our own PDF reader has some advantages: ClaroCapture can capture highlights from it, and we can make Read more…