Learning Tools

Learning Tools

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What are Learning Tools?

Learning Tools are a set of features available in Microsoft OneNote, Word, and more that allow learners to improve a wide range of literacy skills, including comprehension, reading fluency, and written expression.

Learning Tools feature

Proven benefits

Enhanced dictation

Improves authoring text

Line focus

Sustains attention and improves reading speed

Immersive reading

Improves comprehension and sustains attention

Adjustable line and font spacing

Enhances reading speed by addressing "visual crowding"

Parts of speech

Supports grammar instruction and comprehension

Syllabification

Targets word recognition and pronunciation

Comprehension mode

Improves comprehension by an average of 10%

Learning Tools is available as free add-in for OneNote 2016 and 2013 and is included in:

Review the full list of features, products, and supported languages.

Curious how it works in schools?

See how a special education resource teacher uses Learning Tools to meet the needs of students with ADHD, dyslexia, and dyscalculia:

OneNote in Education: Learning Tools transform the student experience

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