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Understanding the Product

State Standards

Research & Case Studies
Read research that supports Write:OutLoud features.

SOLO Overview Video
Watch a brief introduction to our SOLO Literacy Suite that includes all of our most popular reading and writing accommodations.

Technology and Learning Magazine Review
Read the SOLO Literacy Suite product review featured in the May 2007 issue.

Learning & Leading with Technology Magazine, February 2007
Read the article titled “Writing Tools for Differentiating Instruction” written by Sean J. Smith, Kylie Stewart and Diana Greer. (PDF)

Write On! Camp Video
Watch a video of Fairfax County, Virginia implementing SOLO during a summer writing camp.

Need help creating your own Writing Camp? Everything you need is in this book!

Spotswood School District Testimonial—
SOLO Helps Spotswood Meet AYP Requirements
Watch this 3-minute video clip prepared by Spotswood School District.

Technology Director Testimonial
Hear Michael Mastroserio, Technology Director at Spotswood, NJ talk about SOLO and our technical support team.

Dyslexic Teen Shares Use of Classroom Literacy Technology Tools For Success
…After Years of Struggle in School

Learning to Use the Product

Train-in-30 and Quick Card
For Train-in-30 and Quick Cards see individual Resources pages:
Co:Writer 7 Resources Page
Read:OutLoud 6 Resources Page
Draft:Builder 6 Resources Page
Write:OutLoud 6 Resources Page

Don Johnston’s FREE Implementation Framework
Melds proven implementation strategies with some fundamental principles of change!

Student Success Stories Form
Fill out Student Success Stories form to track progress (PDF)

Don Johnston Professional Development Designed Just for You!
Get your staff up and running quickly with Don Johnston’s proven training methods. Our trainings are available to fit your schedule. Don Johnston Professional Services has trained thousands of educators, so you can feel confident that your initiative will launch successfully.

Extras and Support

Using Student Files
Find out how SOLO 6 can use student files. (PDF)

Documentation and Support
Download product updates and manuals. Find answers to common technical support questions.
Sample of SOLO Parents’ Letter

SOLO 6 Writing Coach Install
SOLO Writing Coach Install (PDF)

CD Labels for Unlimited Site License Customers
Macintosh          Windows

School Administrator’s Handbook
This handbook is for school administrators who are using SOLO® in their schools. Anyone who is challenged with improving learner achievement should read this handbook. (PDF)

Save Network Ready Files
How to Use SOLO 6+ on Your Network (PDF)

Software Requirements
Check to make sure your computers and operating system will run Read:Outloud.

SOLO Assignment Templates

NEW! SOLO Assignment Templates are now available!

Templates are available to develop reading comprehension strategies and structure writing. Over 50 templates are available to use in SOLO.

The files have been compressed for faster download transmission. Click the Download Instructions link on each page for step-by-step instructions.

Here is a list of the templates that ship with SOLO 6. (PDF 2.5MB)

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