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2014-04-30 23:19:29

Reading Jets App Integrating Fun and Technology to Teach Children to Read and Write Sydney, NSW (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Children can find learning to read and write frustrating and difficult. Recognising a solution in the integration of technology and learning, Reading Jets A - Z have developed an app that will make literacy fun for students aged 3 to 7. As they begin formal education, many children find learning to read and write a daunting task and ages 3 to 7 are a crucial time for...

2014-04-30 23:13:31

Advanced Reading Techniques’ ARTReader powers enhanced speed-reading on digital screens. Make reading long documents feel like a video gameTechnology launched on Mac OSX in the App Store, coming soon to iOS. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Advanced Reading Techniques new ARTReader App activates the reading experience by guiding readers’ eyes through on-screen text with a controllable Meta-Guide. Advanced Reading Techniques LLC, developer of the experimental speed-reading app,...

2014-04-30 12:35:02

Customer premises equipment will change drastically over the coming years, and virtualization will lead the way, says Heavy Reading Insider NEW YORK, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Customer premises equipment (CPE) is set to change dramatically in the coming years, with virtualization leading the way, according to the latest report from Heavy Reading Insider (www.heavyreading.com/insider), a subscription research service from Heavy Reading (www.heavyreading.com)....

2014-04-30 08:42:45

Storia® School Edition Offers 2,000 Fiction, Nonfiction and Classic Children's eBooks for Pre-K to Grade 6 for Group and Independent Classroom Reading NEW YORK, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic today announced the launch of Storia® School Edition, a subscription-based ebook solution for Pre-K through Grade 6, for group and individual classroom reading, and Core Clicks(TM), a web-based instructional program for Kindergarten through Grade 5 that supports content area reading in...

2014-04-28 23:11:37

Finding a way to get clean from lengthy drug abuse is not as hard as it might seem. For a free consultation, call 484-696-1237. READING, PA (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Reading PA Alcohol Drug Rehab is announcing that a new drug detoxification plan is now available for adults and adolescents looking to leave a life of drug abuse behind in Reading and other nearby towns. The eternal struggle drug addicts face each day is where to get more of what keeps them alive. They want heroin, cocaine,...

2014-04-28 08:39:37

Istation's Early and Advanced Reading Named Best Lower and Upper Elementary Reading Programs DALLAS, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Istation is the winner of two 2014 Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIE) for both the Lower and Upper Elementary Reading categories, given by The ComputED Gazette. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120709/DA36825LOGO This is the second year in a row Istation's Advanced Reading has been named the best Upper Elementary Reading program among...

2014-04-28 08:28:58

READ 180®and System 44®All-Star Award winners recognized for overcoming the odds and improving their reading skills NEW YORK, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today named 13 exceptional students in grades 5-12 as READ 180(®) and System 44(®) All-Stars. Thanks to their dedicated teachers and enrollment in Scholastic READ 180 or System 44, the leading blended learning programs proven to raise reading...

2014-04-25 23:07:50

TURNING STONEchoice helped give out books to Puerto Rican Unity for Progress Organization on April 23, 2014, World Book Night (#WBN). Over 25,000 volunteers from Kodiak to Key West gave away half a million books in more than 6,000 towns and cities across America. Voorhees, NJ (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 World Book Night, http://www.WorldBookNight.org, was an ambitious campaign that gave away thousands of books, specially printed paperbacks to light or non...

Speed Reading Apps Found To Hamper Comprehension In Some Cases
2014-04-22 12:24:04

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Speed reading is an enviable trait, yet new research suggests that speed reading apps are not as helpful as they may seem, according to a new Psychological Science study conducted by researchers at the University of California, San Diego. “Our findings show that eye movements are a crucial part of the reading process,” said psychological scientist Elizabeth Schotter of the University of California, San Diego, lead author of the new...

2014-04-21 23:06:22

Another five year contract has been awarded to the Military and Aerospace Manufacturing Division of Fidelity Technologies Corp. Reading, PA (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 The Military and Aerospace Manufacturing Division of Fidelity Technologies Corp. has been awarded another five year contract, with a ceiling of $84.4 million, to manufacture Power Distribution Illumination Systems, Electrical (PDISE) for the U.S. Army, company officials announced today. In 2008, the Reading-based contractor was...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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