Reading Progress

Reading Progress is a tool that helps students practice their reading fluency. Students read a passage out loud while recording video and audio, then turn in their recordings to you. You can track student progress over time in the Insights tab.

Use Reading Progress

Getting started with Reading Progress in Teams

Create a resource library for Reading Progress

View Reading Progress data in Insights

Reading Progress data in Education Insights Premium

Reading Coach

Reading Coach identifies the five words that were most challenging for each individual learner and gives them a supported opportunity to practice the words again. 

Pair Reading Progress assignments with Reading Coach

Use Reading Coach in Immersive Reader

Immersive Reader

Immersive Reader is a free tool that uses proven techniques to improve reading for people regardless of their age or ability. Immersive Reader features are available in multiple products.

Use Immersive Reader

Immersive Reader interactive training


Microsoft Word 

Use Immersive Reader in Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Forms

Outlook (desktop, for the web)


Office Lens

Immersive Reader as an Azure Cognitive Service for any app or non-profit

Immersive Reader partners


Change background color in Immersive Reader for OneNote

Change font in Immersive Reader for Office for the web and OneNote

Change text size in Immersive Reader for Office for the web and OneNote

Change the voice in Immersive Reader for OneNote

Define words using Immersive Reader Picture Dictionary

Highlight parts of speech in Immersive Reader for OneNote

Use Line focus in Immersive Reader

Set-up and supported languages

Languages and products supported by Immersive Reader

Download languages and voices for Immersive Reader, Read Mode, and Read Aloud


Troubleshoot when rectangles appear on the buttons in Immersive Reader

Immersive Reader reading in wrong language

Nothing happens when I press play

Parts of Speech is slow to open

Additional resources

Dyslexia awareness: In partnership with Made by Dyslexia (Microsoft Educator Center course)

Immersive Reader is coming to an app near you as an Azure Cognitive Service

OneNote sticker pack for social-emotional learning

Social-emotional learning support in Microsoft Education tools

Support your student: Parent guides for Microsoft tools