​​SPEECH to TEXT/ VOICE to TEXT option

Dictate in Office 365 Online

 Installed Speech to Text (can choose language)
Accessible online in any environment through your SD71 Office 365 account . 
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Utilities (top left) 
Office 365 Online

  • Word 
  • OneNote
Dictate is located on the Home Tab 

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Dictate tip sheets 

Microsoft Dictate Help ​

Word Online Writing and Reading Tools.pdf

Commands you can use in Dictate in Office 365.pdf

Dictation Chart.pdf

Microsoft Office 365 Support for Dictate Windows 10​

Video for Dictate from Microsoft​

SPEECH to TEXT/ VOICE to TEXT option

Dictate in Office 365 Installed Programs 

Dictate provides Speech to Text (can choose language)
Accessible in Installed Office 365 programs on SD71 computers

  • Word (Home Tab)
  • PowerPoint (Home Tab)
  • OneNote (Learning Tools Tab)
  • Outlook (Compose Tools > Message Tab)

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Dictate tip sheets 

Commands you can use in Dictate in Office 365.pdf

Dictate Office 365 Word Installed.pdf

Dictation Chart.pdf

Microsoft Office 365 Support for Dictate Windows 10​

Video for Dictate from Microsoft​

SPEECH to TEXT/ VOICE to TEXT option
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  Web tool in Google Chrome 

  https://talktyper.com/ 

Accessible on all computers and in SD71  and on BYOD computers with the Chrome Browser 

  •   Need a Microphone 
  •   Google Chrome Browser

 Copy and paste dictated text into other programs Office 365,    Kurzweil, email, text boxes, blogs 

 
  •  Speech-to-text for Google Chrome, not an extension, but a site that functions only in Chrome.
  • Can use in multiple languages Including French 
  •  Install Chrome extension UBlock  Origin  to automatically remove ads that may be inappropriate or distracting  (this extension is​ installed on all SD71 computers)t

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Chrome-TalkTyper- Tip Sheet.pdf

How to use TalkTyper on the Computer.pdf

Talk Typer Video

Talk Typer Tip sheet

 

Windows On Screen Keyboard with Word Prediction

  • Helpful for students with word finding difficulties, spelling and mobility issues accessing a regular keyboard
  • Helpful for students who can not touch type and if they have trouble looking down then back up at the monitor
  • Helpful for students with tracking issues

Type in Onscreen Keyboard in Windows Search to open

Tip sheet from the SD71 and SETBC Building your UDL toolkit modules

On-Screen Keyboard

Video on how to use the On Screen Keyboard