Dragon Naturally Speaking for Education

By: Christine Upton

What is it?

Dragon Naturally Speaking for Education is an assistive technology tool that uses speech recognition and voice commands to get the results your students need.  For example, students can speed through documentation, dictate voice commands anywhere (new wireless addition), opportunities to achieve success, and build confidence in the classroom.

What Does it Look Like in The Classroom?

Dragon Naturally Speaking for Education provides students with disabilities and/or learning needs such as cerebral palsy, Asperger’s, dyslexia etc. who are unable to type or handwrite.

Check out this video below on how to use Dragon Naturally Speaking Voice Command.


Author: cupton77

Christine Upton completed Early Childhood Education at Seneca College in 2006. From there she completed her BA hon in Geography and English specializing in Advanced Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems at York University in 2010. Christine earned her Bachelor of Education at UOIT in 2012 where she is currently completing her M.Ed. Christine works full time as a secondary teacher at DDSB and as an online teacher with Durham Continuing Education. Christine has a passion for teaching, life-long learning, spending time with her two little girls racing motocross and engaging her students with interactive and hands-on activities

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