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Kurzweil 3000: SET-BC's Trainer of Trainers Program (2003)

This training module provides an overview of the features and classroom uses of Kurzweil 3000 software for students who have difficulty working independently with printed materials. This module includes a video presentation and slide show, a detailed resource manual, practice activities, and software demonstrations.

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Webcast

Related Materials - During the video presentation, our presenter mentions the following print documents and software demonstrations which provide valuable information and examples. The Trainer of Trainers Package (111 pages) provides an overview of Kurzweil 3000 features, checklists for skill development, and implementation ideas.

Software Demonstrations / Screen Captures - Each of the 15 sections of "Kurzweil 3000: SET-BC Trainer of Trainers Package" (listed above) is supported by one or more software demonstrations / screen captures. You may want to review the sections of the print resource and view the related demonstrations in 3 sections:

  • Windows & Toolbars - Sections 1 to 4
  • Acquiring text - Sections 5 to 8
  • Study Tools - Sections 9 to 15