The ATRC lending library has a wide variety of resources related to writing. From books which give suggestions of alternate teaching strategies to equipment designed to compensate for poor handwriting (such as the Alphasmart)--we are here to help your student get their ideas across!
The Written Productivity Profile is a quick, quantifiable way to see if keyboarding of some type would assist a student to complete written work. Short samples (1 to 3 minutes) of handwriting and keyboarding various writing tasks are compared. It can help illuminate which means of writing is most efficient for the student currently and can help measure progress in writing.