The latest in Hardware, Software, Books & Materials, Facilities and The Internet

The latest in Hardware, Software, Books & Materials, Facilities and The Internet

The most recent editor picks.
 

INTEGO

VirusBarrier X5 v.10.5.7

Mac Virus Protection, Software, $69.95

Intego’s VirusBarrier X5 is a simple, fast and nonintrusive anti-virus solution for Macintosh computers. It offers thorough protection against viruses and malware of all types coming from infected files or applications, whether on software, DVDs or other removable media, or in files downloaded over the Internet or other types of networks. This latest version improves upon scan operations and performance, and VirusBarrier X5 is the only anti-virus program that can also scan files and applications on the iPhone and iPod Touch for malware. www.intego.com

 

CURRICULUM ASSOCIATES

Summer School Kits

Supplements, Books & Materials, $389, Spanish kits $219

Curriculum Associates’ Summer School Kits are supplemental curriculum materials designed to aid struggling students in grades 2-8 enrolled in summer school or after-school programs. Each kit contains materials for 15 students, all focused on research-based reading and math strategies, as well as a teacher resource guide, which provides a pacing chart for each day’s activities and step-by-step instructions. Spanish kits are also available for reading and mathematics in grades 1-5. www.cainc.com

 

TEXTHELP SYSTEMS

Read&Write 9 GOLD for Windows

Assistive Literacy and Writing Program, Software, Starting at $645

Read&Write 9 GOLD is the latest edition of this assistive software program from Texthelp designed to aid students with reading and writing disabilities. Features include custom, natural-sounding reading of text in both male and female voices; the capability to convert scanned documents into a talking e-book; screen masking, which highlights an area of the screen by shading the rest and thereby helping students focus; one-click language translation; and an online graphic organizer, with which students can write text, take notes and export content into a timeline. www.texthelp.com

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Contact products editor Kurt O. Dyrli at: kdyrli@DistrictAdministration.com


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