What is Speak Agent?
Speak Agent is an intervention tool designed to accelerate academic vocabulary growth across elementary subjects: reading, writing, math, science & engineering, social studies, information literacy, financial literacy, health, Spanish, fine arts, and general tier 2 vocabulary. Speak Agent is unique because it provides students with digital, game-based vocabulary lessons that use your content. It also comes with hundreds of ready-made lessons that you can adapt to your needs.
What technology do I need?
Speak Agent is a responsive web app that runs in a browser on a computer, Chromebook, tablet, or an interactive whiteboard with an internet connection. There is no need to install any software or plug-ins. Read our detailed tech specs here (PDF) or forward it to your IT department.
How do I try Speak Agent?
It’s free to use the basic features. Sign up here to try it out!
What does it cost?
How do I get help?
What languages are supported?
English and Spanish.
Which students will benefit most from Speak Agent?
Any student with a deficit in academic vocabulary comprehension, but especially English Language Learners and Spanish dual-language learners in grades K-5.
Which ESL/ESOL program models do you support?
Dual-language (Spanish), pull-out, plug-in / push-in, sheltered instruction, bilingual early and late exits, newcomer, after-school, summer programs, remote / virtual — just about any program!
Are you accessible for students with special needs?
Yes! Speak Agent includes numerous accessibility features for learners with low visual acuity, color-blindness, fine motor control challenges, cognitive disorders, and hearing impairment. Please visit our accessibility page for detailed information.
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