You are in:

Blogs Tagged - ' Talking in Exams'

    Created on Wednesday, 04 January 2017. Posted by Shirley Lawson

    Has speech recognition software advanced to the point where students with additional support needs can rely on it to dictate answers into an SQA exam answer box or booklet? Is it about the software working efficiently or more about the training, support and school IT infrastructure that makes i...

    Created on Tuesday, 08 December 2015. Posted by Shirley Lawson

    “Is there something my student can use to allow them just to speak and their words appear on the screen?”   The plea of many teachers everywhere Yes there is and it’s called speech recognition software.  It is much more accurate and reliable now (especially install...

    Created on Friday, 27 November 2015. Posted by Paul Nisbet

    When you are using speech recognition software, it's important to keep the microphone a consistent distance away from your mouth. One of the best ways of doing that is to use a headset microphone. However, most of the headset mics have got a cable attached which means that you are tethered to yo...