Assistive Technology - Adaptive Software
Adaptive Software- software provided for student use on the campus.
SCREEN READER and MAGNIFIER: Cerritos College has upgraded to ZoomText Fusion which interprets the electronic data of a web page, document or spreadsheet into an audio representation, for blind and very-low vision users and also changes the perceived size of material on a video monitor as a magnifier.
SCREEN READERs in an Operating System:
- Windows 10 Narrator
- MAC OS VoiceOver
SCREEN MAGNIFIERs in an Operating System:
- Windows 10 Magnifier
TEXT TO AUDIO :Software and Hardware that "reads" hardcopy text and converts it into an electronic format which can be out not only to audio but also to a screen to assist low-vision and learning disabled students, as well as the blind.
PREMIER ACCESSIBILITY SUITE :A comprehensive collection of accessibility software available for use at Cerritos College.
- If you need to have Premier installed on a campus computer, please contact the IT Helpdesk at ext. 2166.
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DSP&S will provide training, certification and guidance to students wishing to use the campus Adaptive Software Workstations.