Student Learning Tools

Read&Write for Google Chrome (Online)

SD71 Subscription

Read and write keyboard icons

ready and write youtube video access image

read and write image for linking to instructions


  • Student: | Network password
  • Staff: | Network password


Chrome web browser, websites, Office 365, and Brightspace

chrome icon circle with 3 colours (green, red and yellow around) and a blue dot in the middle                     office 365 logo, red square with Office 365 written underneath                            White letter B with an orange background. Brightspace logo.


  • Works with Microsoft 365  in SD71 not Google Products
  • ​Installed on all computers in SD71
  • Available for home and BYOD computers (see install instruction below)
  • English and French (and many other languages)

Tool Bar with the following supports

Google R&W Toolbar

Click in the expand arrow to access all of the clickable links.


Introduction to Read&Write for Chrome

Using Screenshot Reader Tool in Read&Write Chrome on a Word Document

Using Read&Write Chrome with Microsoft Word online

Read&Write Overview (in French) by Amelia Bird from Texthelp

Using Read&Write for Chrome at home or on BYOD devices with SD71 account:

If you would like to install Read&Write for Google Chrome at home or on BYOD computers:

  1. Make sure you have Google Chrome Browser loaded. ​
  2. Go to the Chrome web store and install the Read&Write Extension
  3. Open Read&Write by clicking on the Read&Write rw purple puzzle piece in the Chrome extensions area. Select Sign in with Microsoft and Log in with your SD71 email.

To use other Read&Write extensions consider installing the Screenshot Reader and OrbitNote extensions.