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Parents & Carers Information Evening for TextHelp

Date: Thursday 9th November, 2017

Time: 7pm – 8:30pm

Venue: Northfield Academy


Why should I attend?

Every Aberdeen City School now has access to TextHelp’s Read&Write software, available on every device – Windows PCs, Macs, Google, iPad and Android tablets, and what’s more – Everyone can access it at home too! (For free)


What is Read&Write software?

Used daily by millions of students worldwide, Read&Write is an award-winning literacy toolbar that helps each member of the class realise their full potential. Supporting all stages from Primary 1 to S6, there are features to benefit everyone!


  • Word prediction and dictionary tools to support every stage of learning
  • Text-to-speech and voice recognition – Why type when you can use your voice?!
  • Fact finding and research tools to support emerging story writers as well as senior students completing assignments
  • Mp3 audio maker – Download your notes and listen on-the-go!
  • And lots more! Find out more information at

“Helping every student understand, learn and express themselves with confidence.”


Please come along next week to find out more about Read&Write software, we look forward to seeing you there! (Pupils welcome to come too)

For any queries please contact TASSCC at  or call 01224 523106.