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Recently, we spoke to Rachel Hinds, Head of Inclusion at Al Bateen Academy in Abu Dhabi. When she moved from teaching elementary school students to teaching middle and high schoolers, Rachel was looking for a more ‘grown up’ version of Clicker to support students with special needs and provide more affordable exam access arrangements.

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Ben Tookey

Did you know? – DocsPlus accessibility tips

October 10th, 2018
by Ben Tookey

For writers with low vision, you can configure DocsPlus so that the following items are displayed in the same color scheme...

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DocsPlus – a personalized approach to writing

September 27th, 2018
by Victoria Crivelli

Victoria Crivelli, who has been a specialist Dyslexia teacher for over 30 years, explores the support our new writing tool for middle and high schools, DocsPlus, offers learners with dyslexia:

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Ben Tookey

Did you know? – DocsPlus tips

September 5th, 2018
by Ben Tookey

Here are some handy tips about things you can do in DocsPlus!

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Phil Hackett

When demonstrating DocsPlus to a group of teachers recently, we started to explore the many LearningGrids resources that could be used in lessons for a range of different activities...

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Jordan Butel

Structure strips

May 30th, 2018
by Jordan Butel

Recently, while training a school on DocsPlus, the teachers and I were discussing strategies for supporting learners on the structure of their writing - as well as the content.

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Ben Tookey

DocsPlus for iPad support

May 17th, 2018
by Ben Tookey

The Support section of our website has a lot of helpful information about our products and how to use them. Recently, we’ve added new content for the DocsPlus App for iPad.

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Phil Hackett

Dictating to DocsPlus

April 4th, 2018
by Phil Hackett

When I visit schools and demonstrate speech support, I’m occasionally asked whether Crick Software products also support speech to text. Therefore, in our brand new DocsPlus iPad App we have captured the power of Apple’s Siri to enable this!

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Carolyn Knowles

DocsPlus as a tool for transitioning middle schoolers

January 10th, 2018
by Carolyn Knowles

With the release of DocsPlus this year, I have been doing more visits to middle and high schools to show districts how this powerful tool can help students move away from picture based supports and create longer pieces of writing.

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Ben Tookey

Installing DocsPlus

December 13th, 2017
by Ben Tookey

Whether you’re upgrading from a previous version, or this is your first DocsPlus purchase, following these steps will ensure a successful DocsPlus installation.

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Ben Tookey

While the concept of thin client networks has been around for decades, they’ve been relatively unused by schools in the past.

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Ben Tookey

Preparing for a new school year

September 5th, 2017
by Ben Tookey

As the new school year approaches, it’s a good time to audit your software licenses and consider whether they need to be moved around.

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Toni Caggiano

DocsPlus Dyslexie settings

August 8th, 2017
by Toni Caggiano

Looking to support older learners with dyslexia? DocsPlus can help you do just that!

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Tania Johnston

Whether you are using Clicker to learn about the parts of the body or DocsPlus to write about the skeleton or Clicker Communicator to talk about the five senses, LearningGrids has something for you.