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2013-12-23 23:02:11

Spelling bees are not reserved for young spellers. Adults can also improve their spelling skills through various spelling bee contests, says eReflect. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 eReflect, developer of Ultimate Spelling™ software, emphasized today that adults can and should improve their spelling skills, and that spelling bees are not just for young students. Lifelong education should focus first on ensuring that basic skills such as spelling and keyboarding are mastered...

2013-12-18 23:23:09

Future generations deserve to have access to error-free Internet resources. eReflect believes people should be more careful with their online writing, to avoid creating an Internet ridden with spelling errors and typos. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Ultimate Spelling™ developer eReflect does not believe that texting has an overly negative impact on spelling and writing. However, the company believes that there should be a collective initiative to make the Internet...

2013-12-14 23:00:40

7 Speed Reading™ blog readers recently got a chance to read speed reading advice provided by the Shilin Institute, an organization which helps thousands of people improve their reading efficiency and speed. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 15, 2013 eReflect recently interviewed Martin Sam, managing director of the Shilin institute, a Cape Town based organization that helps people improve their speed reading skills. The Shillin Institute came into life when Dmitry Shilin decided to...

2013-12-13 23:25:56

Selectsoft, a leading developer of family-friendly games, is pleased to announce the release of Phonics 2nd Grade Reading HD, a new learning app aimed at kids ages 6–10. San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Phonics 2nd Grade Reading HD is a new educational app for iPad, Android tablet and Mac from Selectsoft, a California-based developer of family-friendly games. Children can have fun with simple drag-and-drop puzzles while learning all about word sounds, word meaning, spelling and...

2013-12-10 23:02:29

Learning spelling doesn’t need to be challenging. Technological advancements make the process easier and fun, eReflect reports. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 According to a news release issued today by eReflect, the company behind the self-improvement software Ultimate Spelling, good spelling is actually easier to learn when the words are harder to read. When words are in fonts and typeface styles that are skewed or stylized, the reader is forced to be more careful when...

2013-12-07 23:00:53

eReflect discusses how the digital world has become an indispensable part of 21st century lifestyles with Erin Jansen. At her own website netlingo.com, Erin Jansen explores how language and technology shape one another. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 08, 2013 eReflect recently discussed 21st century language skills with Erin Jansen, creator of netlingo.com, a website that monitors and records the intersection between language and technology. Her website is the largest list of text and...

2013-12-03 23:03:02

Motivation and perseverance can help non-native English speakers master the English language. In a recent interview, Dan Dumitrache’s own success story reveals this simple truth. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Many ESL students find themselves feeling discouraged halfway their education. As the developers at eReflect know, without consistent motivation and perseverance, learning English can be challenging. However, when a person finds purpose and joy in learning English,...

2013-12-02 23:02:41

Lernstift is a handwriting spellchecker, a pen that vibrates when a word is misspelled. eReflect explores the possibilities and ramifications of a wider use of the Lernstift pen. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 A German start-up company has developed Lernstift (German for "learning pen"), a Linux-computer based pen that using patent pending technology to detect spelling errors when the user writes out text in longhand on paper, or even in the air. In this short...

2013-11-22 23:03:48

eReflect presents a new course on improving spelling via Slideshare.net that utilizes seven strategies to assist adults and children alike in a society where the focus on linguistic teaching no longer includes correct spelling. New York City, NY (PRWEB) November 23, 2013 A new course has been released by eReflect, the company behind the Ultimate Spelling software, via Slideshare.net. It's focused on improving spelling skills through a 10 lesson series which emphasizes 7 types of...

2013-11-17 23:01:12

Abby Marks Beale of RevitItUpReading.com recently shared the techniques she has used to help people with reading faster for the past 25 years during an interview with the 7 Speed Reading editor. New York City, NY (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 7 Speed Reading recently interviewed Abby Marks Beale of RevItUpReading.com about the resources available on her website. In a September 19th blog post on eReflect's 7 Speed Reading website, Beale explained that she used to hate reading and went...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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