“In the USA more than 60 percent of all prison inmates are functionally illiterate. Penal institution records show that inmates have a 16% chance of returning to prison if they receive literacy help, as opposed to 70% who receive no help” - National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL)
The C-Pen Reader 2™ converts text to speech and reads words out to the user. It is used by people with:
Reading difficulties including Dyslexia
ESL (English as a Second Language)
Improving Literacy & Comprehension
The C-Pen Reader 2™ (Exam version) has no data or voice storage and has been approved for use in prisons & correctional centres in many countries including, UK, USA and Canada.
In Australia, various Dept of Corrections Security Intel divisions have examined the pen and approved it for use. The C-Pen Reader 2™ (Exam version) has been evaluated and trialled in correctional centres in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia & Victoria.
We offer correctional centres a free extended trial of the C-Pen Reader 2™ so that it can be evaluated by the Centre’s Education Unit.