Monthly Archives: September 2013

A Literacy Tool for Students with Significant Physical Disabilities? Yes!

Kurzweil 3000-firefly provides literacy supports for students with language-based learning disabilities. What about students with more significant physical challenges? Will the reading, writing, studying skills, and test taking tools in Kurzweil 3000-firefly be accessible to help them? Absolutely! Our friend, Shelby Nurse is an example of somebody with above average intelligence, but cerebral palsy limits her physical movements and an

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Common Core Aligned – NOT!

Everyone is claiming to be aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Kurzweil 3000-firefly is NOT aligned to the Common Core—HOWEVER . . . Here at Kurzweil Educational Systems we are taking a bit of a different position on the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Kurzweil 3000-firefly is not, in-and-of-itself, aligned to the Common Core State Standards. The product is

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