OVERVIEW: Readability is an internet browser add-on that helps organize cluttered text and clean up webpages, making them easier to read and less overwhelming. The program is designed simply, easy to download, and easy to use. By clicking one button on your browser, the unnecessary graphics disappear and the background color and font style, size, and color are all adjusted to fit the individual needs of students. By creating a free Readability.com user account, students can save articles they have read on a Reading List. Articles can also be sent to a Kindle to be read later.
Readability is an application that can be used by anyone who wants to eliminate visual distractions when reading articles online. Having this application installed on school internet browsers would give students a valuable tool to use to help with reading.
COST: Free for Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPad, Kindle,