Reading and Writing

, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp 219–229 | Cite as

Computer speech and responsive text

Hypermedia support for reading instruction
  • Michael L. Hillinger


Computer speech is one example of a more general kind of computer support for reading text. This paper examines other options within a supportive reading environment called Responsive Text. Responsive Text is one of a number of programs that utilize computer speech in concert with other aids such as graphics, text manipulation, and questions, to make text more accessible to poor readers while providing reading instruction within a meaningful context.


Computer speech Hypermedia support Reading assistance Responsive text 


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael L. Hillinger
    • 1
  1. 1.LexIcon SystemsUSA

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