There is a review of the Wynn Reader and Wynn Wizard on the William and Mary Website. It sounds much like Kurzweil, which we use with our students. http://www.wm.edu/TTAC/articles/assistivetech/atsupports.html Cyndi Levis TRIO/Student Support Services Lehigh Carbon Community College Todd Peapenburg wrote: > Hi Rhonda, I haven't heard of the "Wynn" program but we use Kurzweil 3000. > It works well for our students who need this type of software. > http://www.kurzweiledu.com/ > > Todd Peapenburg > Instructional Specialist, Sr. > Student Support Services Program > Arizona State University West > PO Box 37100, Phoenix, AZ 85069-7100 > UCB 220G, Mail Code 2350 > (602) 543-8083 fax (602) 543-8188 > [log in to unmask] > > -----Original Message----- > From: Linseman, Rhonda [mailto:[log in to unmask]] > Sent: Wednesday, November 06, 2002 9:32 AM > To: [log in to unmask] > Subject: Intro and question > > I just joined this listserv about an hour ago, so I apologize if I am > beating a dead horse by asking about the following topic. The mother of an > incoming special needs students came in last week to ask if we used the > "Wynn" program here. Apparently it is a program that facilitates the > reading of a text book to a student, via his/her computer. She said other > (bigger) schools they had been to use it. It sounds like the book gets > scanned into something and then the student is able to pop in a disk and > listen to his text book. I'm sure this is probably very popular. Can > anybody give me any information about it, or something like it? Currently > we go through Recordings for the Blind & Dyslexic which is not optimal for > college students who need books in a hurry. > > Oh, by the way, I'm Rhonda Linseman, TLC director and special needs > counselor at Northwood University (small private business school in the > woods in Midland, Michigan). > > Thanks! > > Rhonda Linseman > Timberwolf Learning Center Director/ > Special Needs Counselor > Northwood University > ' (989) 837-4463 > * [log in to unmask] > > To Unsubscribe, > send a message to [log in to unmask] > In body type: SIGNOFF LRNASST. > > To Unsubscribe, > send a message to [log in to unmask] > In body type: SIGNOFF LRNASST. To Unsubscribe, send a message to [log in to unmask] In body type: SIGNOFF LRNASST.