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2014-01-25 23:01:24

Reading Horizons celebrates thirty years of teaching students to read using a proven phonics based methodology. North Salt Lake, UT (PRWEB) January 25, 2014 2014 marks the 30th year that Reading Horizons, an innovative and growing literacy development company, has been improving the lives of children and adults with a time-tested method for teaching reading. In its first year in business, Reading Horizons partnered with educator Charlotte Lockhart to develop educational software based on...

2013-10-03 23:02:38

Reading Horizons Online Workshop accommodates busy university schedules while preparing pre-service teachers with strategies for teaching beginning readers, struggling readers, and ESL students. (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 To help pre-service teachers find time in their busy schedules for training in effective reading instruction, Reading Horizons is now offering an Online Workshop free to any university that provides a link to the workshop on their website. Pre-service teachers seeking...

2013-06-04 23:02:27

7 Speed Reading software developers eReflect recently declared that “Keep On Reading Agenda 2013” is a must-read book. This book by Julie Joliat is a curated selection of passages from classic literature novels. New York City, NY (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Speed reading software 7 Speed Reading and the developers at software company eReflect today announced that “Keep On Reading Agenda 2013” is a must-read book for any self-proclaimed book-lover. The editor of “Keep...

2013-05-18 23:01:13

With more people turning to e-reading, it appears that there is going to be a lot more demand for speed reading tutorials as well. As software company eReflect notes, a recent study concluded that ebook readers are definitely more eager to finish their current text and start reading new material. New York City, NY (PRWEB) May 19, 2013 The developers at eReflect, the software company behind 7 Speed Reading, are pleased to announce that a study by the Pew Research Center has recently found...

Early Warning System For Struggling Young Readers
2012-10-12 05:18:35

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It is already known that if a 7-year-old is easily reading the "Harry Potter" books, he or she will be a strong reader later in life. It is also a given that if a 7-year-old is struggling with "The Cat in the Hat," that child will mostly likely struggle with reading from there on out. A new study from Stanford University demonstrates that brain scans can identify the neural differences between the two readers. These scans might...

2012-03-28 00:44:11

Study finds e-readers have opposite effect on middle school girls who struggle with reading Middle school boys rated reading more valuable as an activity after two months of using an e-reader, according to a new study. The findings come from a study of 199 middle school students who struggle with reading and who participated in a reading improvement class that included Amazon´s Kindle e-reader, said one of the study´s authors, Dara Williams-Rossi, Southern Methodist...

2011-03-04 12:36:00

PHILADELPHIA, March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a country that has offered and supported free education to its entire population it seems criminal that such a huge number of citizens are functionally illiterate, with reports stating as many as 50 million adult Americans fit that category, costing businesses and taxpayers over two hundred billion dollars annually in both remedial education and losses due to crime. The National Reading Panel (NRP), following over two years of exhaustive...

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2010-04-16 13:30:00

To help children become better readers, a Kansas State University professor thinks they may need to spend less time with their noses stuck in books. Lotta Larson, a K-State assistant professor of elementary education, is finding that electronic readers allow children to interact with texts in ways they don't interact with the printed word. Since fall 2009, Larson has been using the Amazon Kindle in her work with a pair of second-graders. The e-reader has features that make the text audible,...


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