Kurzweil 3000

What is Kurzweil 3000 - firefly?

Kurzweil 3000 is an assistive technology, text to speech, learning tool that supports the concept of 'Universal Design for Learning' with a suite of powerful reading, writing, test-taking, and study skill tools that makes curriculum accessible to all students. Literacy support can be provided to students anytime, anywhere - on their PC, MAC, iPad, and on the web.  Built-in tools for reading, writing, study skills and test taking deliver a multisensory approach to learning, helping students who struggle become independent learners. (Kurzweil Educational Systems website).



How Do I Start Using Kurzweil?

Kurzweil 3000 and firefly are available to any current UW-Platteville student.  To begin, click on the link below to request a Kurzweil Student Account.  An email will then be sent to your UWP email account with a username, password, and instructions.

If you are interested in a brief one-on-one consultation and demo, please contact Services for Students with Disabiliites at sswd@uwplatt.edu


Request Kurzweil Student Account

Footer Anchor