Latest Reading comprehension Stories

2014-08-28 23:14:09

EDUonGo to recreate site with new and improved features Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 MyVocubulary.com, a free online vocabulary site that provides vocabulary puzzles to K-12 schools, has partnered with EDUonGo Inc, a cloud-based platform that hosts online academies. MyVocabulary.com delivers vocabulary puzzles to over 25,000 schools looking to strengthen students’ reading comprehension and verbal skills with the use of Latin and Greek root-word study; all puzzle activities are...

2014-07-31 23:02:34

An expert on the memory processes underlying reading comprehension, University of New England Assistant Professor of Psychology Jennifer Stiegler-Balfour, Ph.D., is working with a team of students to determine the factors that contribute to a decline in reading comprehension in people with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders. Ultimately, Stiegler-Balfour believes the knowledge gleaned from the study may lead to the development of new approaches that allow countless older people...

2014-06-18 23:10:43

School's out, but nonfiction literacy is in. Education technology startup Newsela keeps students' reading skills sharp with leveled news articles tailored to every ability. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 No matter how hard teachers work and how much their students learn during the school year, summer vacation can unravel some of that progress. Students risk losing the skills they’ve built up in the previous year and arriving back in the fall less prepared to pick up where...

Students With Low IQ Learn To Read At 1st-grade Level After Persistent, Intensive Instruction
2014-05-22 03:46:36

Watch The Video: Never Give Up! Low IQ Students Learn To Read ] Margaret Allen, Southern Methodist University Study offers hope for all struggling readers after large sample of special education students and students with low IQ significantly improved their reading ability over several academic years The findings of a pioneering four-year educational study offer hope for thousands of children identified with intellectual disability or low IQ who have very little, if any,...

2014-04-07 23:02:50

Free Research-Based, Common Core-Aligned Program Recognized in Best Reading/ELL Instructional Solution Category New York, NY (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 ReadWorks, the free, proven, research-based Common Core-aligned program, is a finalist in the 2014 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards in the Best Reading/English/ELL Instructional Solution category. Established in 1986, the CODiE Awards celebrate outstanding achievement across the software, digital information...

2014-03-28 23:03:47

LearningRx brain training center offers three tips to help evaluate reading comprehension skills at home. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Being a good reader goes far beyond decoding written words and the brain training experts at LearningRx are offering three techniques to help parents evaluate their children’s reading comprehension. “Reading has different components,” says Tanya Mitchell, Vice President of Research and Development at the Headquarters of LearningRx....

2014-01-15 23:25:29

The new “Tips On How To Increase Reading Comprehension” article on the website Vkool.com delivers to people techniques to enhance their reading skills effectively. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The new “Tips On How To Increase Reading Comprehension” article on the website Vkool.com covers helpful strategies to promote reading skills quickly. At the beginning of the article, people will learn main types of reading techniques, such as skimming, scanning, intensive reading,...

2013-10-26 23:00:09

Children Learning Reading created by Jim and Elena is a new course that helps people learn how to teach kids to read and develop superb literacy skills. A detailed overview about the “Children Learning Reading” course on the site Vinamy.com indicates if this course is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 Children Learning Reading created by Jim and Elena is a new course that reveals to people step-by-step techniques on how to teach kids to read and write easily and...

2013-09-30 23:35:27

As e-reader platforms continue to strive for marketshare, authors benefit from the device’s advancing features. R.G. Heatherton’s new novel, Lanterns, takes advantage of these features by offering over 50 high-resolution graphics and gripping interactive segments. New Albany, OH (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Interactive exploration enhances reading comprehension as readers are given insight into the backstory, characters and setting of the book. R.G. Heatherton has created an interactive...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'