How to install Read&Write Gold software

Read and Write Gold is a text-to-speech program that provides visual and auditory feedback of text. Read and Write has proven to be beneficial for people with dyslexia or visual impairments, English Language Learners (ELL), and those learning English as a Second Language (ESL). 

The Read & Write Gold software is provided to students, staff, and faculty of the Fashion Institute of Technology as an extension of our agreement with TextHELP. This is for FIT students, staff, and faculty exclusive use at home and at work only. Any redistribution, copies, or installation on computers owned by other than current FIT students, faculty, and staff is expressly prohibited and considered a violation of our ‘End User License Agreement’ with TextHELP.

Additional Help and Installation Instructions

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