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Sorry for being late in replying, I was away on vacation;

Sadly,

No way to do it on Chromebooks.
We ended up using some mac laptops and the "enhanced" dictation.
It is located in different spots of System Preferences depending on the version of the OS.
The "enhanced" is important because it downloads the converter software to the machine and works much better. 
It does take a while to download and in some cases failed to download and took several attempts to get it installed. 
So, it would be a good idea to get those machines set up in advance and also to have your kiddos work with it to become comfortable.

The other option is to have your proctors trained to do the "Scribing".

D





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On Fri, Apr 6, 2018 at 9:21 AM, Michelle Devino <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
Hi Dennis,

The topic of Speech to Text on Chromebooks just came up in our district as well. Did you ever hear from anyone with a solution?



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On Thu, Mar 15, 2018 at 2:18 PM, Dennis DeWeerdt <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
looking to get speech to text set up on Chromebooks for SBAC.
Does anyone have an extension that works well?



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