Read Faster.

READ SMARTER.

Read Faster.
READ SMARTER.

SPEED READING & COMPREHENSION TRAINING PROGRAM FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS & ADULTS

DOUBLE YOUR READING SPEED

get more out of everything you read

Transform your reading skills and become a faster, smarter reader this summer.

In our outstanding program, you will learn to read twice as fast and improve comprehension, concentration, and recall.

DOUBLE YOUR READING SPEED

Get more out of everything you read

Transform your reading skills and become a faster, smarter reader this summer.

In our outstanding program, you will learn to read twice as fast and improve comprehension, concentration, and recall.

Your reading material is piling up and you need to develop the skills to get through it quickly and effectively. You know that understanding and retaining what you read is critical for your academic and professional success.

Increasing reading speed and improving reading skills will unlock your full potential as a reader.

You can take control of your reading by boosting your reading speed and learning how to take an active approach to everything you read for school or work. Stronger reading skills will help you save time and accomplish more.

“HOW CAN I…”

“Read faster and get through more material?”

“Understand and remember what I read?”

“Improve my concentration?”

“Enjoy reading more?”

“Take control of all my reading?”

“HOW CAN I…”

“Read faster and get through more material?”

“Understand and remember what I read?”

“Improve my concentration?”

“Enjoy reading more?”

“Take control of all my reading?”

FOR YEARS, OUR SPEED READING & COMPREHENSION TRAINING PROGRAM HAS PROVIDED THE ANSWERS FOR PEOPLE LIKE YOU.

Institute of Reading DevelopmentSince 2014, Florida A&M University has offered programs designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development.

The Institute of Reading Development has taught valuable reading skills to more than two million students across the United States since 1970.

Like many other colleges and universities nationwide, we are proud to bring the Institute’s programs and instructors to families in our community. These programs help students become better readers at every age and inspire a love of books and reading.

Since 2014, Florida A&M University has offered programs designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development.

The Institute of Reading Development has taught valuable reading skills to more than two million students across the United States since 1970.

Like many other colleges and universities nationwide, we are proud to bring the Institute’s programs and instructors to families in our community. These programs help students become better readers at every age and inspire a love of books and reading.

Institute of Reading DevelopmentSince 2014, Florida A&M University has offered programs designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development.

The Institute of Reading Development has taught valuable reading skills to more than two million students across the United States since 1970.

Like many other colleges and universities nationwide, we are proud to bring the Institute’s programs and instructors to families in our community. These programs help students become better readers at every age and inspire a love of books and reading.

Since 2014, Florida A&M University has offered programs designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development.

The Institute of Reading Development has taught valuable reading skills to more than two million students across the United States since 1970.

Like many other colleges and universities nationwide, we are proud to bring the Institute’s programs and instructors to families in our community. These programs help students become better readers at every age and inspire a love of books and reading.

AN EFFECTIVE WAY TO TRANSFORM READING SKILLS

Our exceptional Speed Reading & Comprehension Training Program will double your reading speed, improve your comprehension, concentration, and recall, and help you enjoy reading more.

This program provides terrific weekly classes led by a knowledgeable teacher plus practice in a variety of reading materials you might encounter at school or work.

Program participants learn the skills they need to save time on everything they read while maintaining great focus and remembering more of the material. You’ll really enjoy the program and make great progress in just a few weeks!

AN EFFECTIVE WAY TO TRANSFORM READING SKILLS

Our exceptional Speed Reading & Comprehension Training Program will double your reading speed, improve your comprehension, concentration, and recall, and help you enjoy reading more.

This program provides terrific weekly classes led by a knowledgeable teacher plus practice in a variety of reading materials you might encounter at school or work.

Program participants learn the skills they need to save time on everything they read while maintaining great focus and remembering more of the material. You’ll really enjoy the program and make great progress in just a few weeks!

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

DOUBLE READING SPEED

In this program you will learn effective speed-reading techniques that will double your reading speed. You’ll also learn how to apply them flexibly, adjusting your speed to meet your needs based on the material and your purpose for reading it. You’ll see improvements in speed and concentration right away using these easy techniques and, as a result, you’ll manage your reading load more effectively.

IMPROVE COMPREHENSION & RECALL

You’ll learn an active approach to reading that puts you in control and results in better comprehension and recall. You will learn previewing, note-taking, and analytical reading techniques to help you mentally organize information and remember more of what you read. You won’t need to re-read material as often once you master these techniques.

ENJOY READING MORE

When you read faster, with better comprehension and recall, you’ll find reading effortless, enjoyable, and rewarding. The techniques taught in this class will inspire and enable you to read more. To help you select future reading material, you’ll receive a copy of our Lifetime Reading List, which describes more than 1000 of the best books ever written on many different topics.

ENGAGING INSTRUCTION YOU’LL REALLY ENJOY

Face-To-Face Online Classes

Each week for six weeks, you will attend an engaging and dynamic face-to-face online class. During class, you’ll be able to clearly see, hear, and speak with the teacher and other participants in real time. In this exciting format you’ll have excellent focus, learn useful skills, and improve your reading speed.

Face-to-face online classes will give you the opportunity to participate from the comfort and convenience of home. Your teacher will provide effective instruction in speed reading techniques and teach an active approach to reading that will improve your comprehension, concentration, and recall. The teacher will also lead the class in fascinating live discussions about the program materials.

All that is required to participate in the class is internet access and a computer with a webcam or a mobile device with a front-facing camera.

Face-To-Face Online Classes

Each week for six weeks, you will attend an engaging and dynamic face-to-face online class. During class, you’ll be able to clearly see, hear, and speak with the teacher and other participants in real time. In this exciting format you’ll have excellent focus, learn useful skills, and improve your reading speed.

Face-to-face online classes will give you the opportunity to participate from the comfort and convenience of home. Your teacher will provide effective instruction in speed reading techniques and teach an active approach to reading that will improve your comprehension, concentration, and recall. The teacher will also lead the class in fascinating live discussions about the program materials.

All that is required to participate in the class is internet access and a computer with a webcam or a mobile device with a front-facing camera.

“I thoroughly enjoyed the program. I learned so much and my goals for taking this class were met above and beyond.”    – Program Participant

Variety of Reading Materials

In this program, you’ll have the chance to practice new skills in a wide range of reading materials that you may encounter for school or work.

You’ll apply a powerful approach to reading nonfiction and practice speed reading in a fascinating book, Blink, by Malcolm Gladwell during live online classes.

You’ll also have opportunities to read and discuss fiction excerpts from a number of classic novels, and learn to read dense academic and professional materials – like textbooks and journal articles – quickly with strong comprehension.

Variety of Reading Materials

In this program, you’ll have the chance to practice new skills in a wide range of reading materials that you may encounter for school or work.

You’ll apply a powerful approach to reading nonfiction and practice speed reading in a fascinating book, Blink, by Malcolm Gladwell during live online classes.

You’ll also have opportunities to read and discuss fiction excerpts from a number of classic novels, and learn to read dense academic and professional materials – like textbooks and journal articles – quickly with strong comprehension.

The program has increased my speed and comprehension. I have a lot of reading material to get through and I can’t wait to get started.”  – Program Participant

Enthusiastic Teacher

Our teachers are passionate about books and excited to share the love of reading with students of all ages. Teachers are trained to give every student a successful, enriching experience.

Your teacher will present new skills clearly, and give you the chance to apply what you learn in a variety of materials from nonfiction books and textbooks, to classic fiction, to business articles, and more. The teacher will encourage everyone in the program and help them reach their full potential as readers.

All program teachers understand the importance of warm, open communication. You will feel supported by the teacher and really enjoy being involved in each class.

Enthusiastic Teacher

Our teachers are passionate about books and excited to share the love of reading with students of all ages. Teachers are trained to give every student a successful, enriching experience.

Your teacher will present new skills clearly, and give you the chance to apply what you learn in a variety of materials from nonfiction books and textbooks, to classic fiction, to business articles, and more. The teacher will encourage everyone in the program and help them reach their full potential as readers.

All program teachers understand the importance of warm, open communication. You will feel supported by the teacher and really enjoy being involved in each class.

The teacher was not only knowledgeable but she was also fun! She balanced these qualities while giving the class a very natural and comfortable flow. Her passion for reading shone through, and she helped me improve my reading skills.”  – Program Participant

BY THE END OF THE PROGRAM, YOU WILL…

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Double your reading speed

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Improve comprehension in fiction and nonfiction

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Retain more of what you read, even in dense material

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Read and discuss a great work of nonfiction

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Gain control over all of your reading!

BY THE END OF THE PROGRAM, YOU WILL…

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Double your reading speed

Z

Improve comprehension in fiction and nonfiction

Z

Retain more of what you read, even in dense material

Z

Read and discuss a great work of nonfiction

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Gain control over all of your reading!

SECURE A SPOT IN THE PROGRAM TODAY! 

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6 engaging, face-to-face online classes

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An experienced, dedicated teacher

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A fascinating nonfiction book

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Lifetime Reading List

$20 discount for each additional student

For more information or to enroll by phone, call 1-800-964-8888.

Mon–Fri: 8am–10pm  |  Sat: 8am–7pm  |  Sun: 9am–7pm

SECURE A SPOT IN THE PROGRAM TODAY!  

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6 engaging, face-to-face online classes

^

An experienced, dedicated teacher

^

A fascinating nonfiction book

^

Lifetime Reading List

$20 discount for each additional student

For more information or to enroll by phone, call 1-800-964-8888.

Mon–Fri: 8am–10pm  |  Sat: 8am–7pm  |  Sun: 9am–7pm

Satisfaction Guaranteed

We guarantee that the summer program will make a big difference in every student’s reading development. If you are not completely satisfied after attending the classes and completing the home practice, then contact us within 30 days of your last class for a full refund. Click here for complete terms and conditions.

Satisfaction Guaranteed

We guarantee that the summer program will make a big difference in every student’s reading development. If you are not completely satisfied after attending the classes and completing the home practice, then contact us within 30 days of your last class for a full refund. Click here for complete terms and conditions.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Is the Speed Reading & Comprehension Training Program right for me?

All adults can benefit from improving their reading speed and comprehension in order to get through material quickly and effectively. In live online classes, the teacher will provide you with personal support and guidance.

What happens during the live online classes?

Each live online class lasts for 75 minutes. These weekly classes are led by trained, enthusiastic teachers. Every class includes independent reading, lively group discussions, and direct instruction in techniques that improve reading speed, comprehension, concentration, and recall.

What kind of internet access do I need to participate in the program?

A broadband internet connection with a common provider will work fine. (Prior to the start of live online classes, you’ll receive an email with setup and login instructions and a link to join the class.)

What kind of computer or equipment do I need for the live online classes?

To participate in live online classes, you will need access to a computer (Mac or PC) or tablet (Apple or Android) with working web camera, speakers, and microphone. We do not currently support Kindle or Chromebook. While it is possible to access class on an Apple or Android mobile phone, we recommend using a device with a larger screen for the best class experience.

Is there any homework in this program?

Yes – homework consists of applying the skills and strategies learned in class to your own work, pleasure, or school reading. You’ll find home practice enjoyable and manageable, and it will help you’ll save time from day one.

Is it possible to make up missed classes?

All students receive a lifetime repeat privilege, so you can make up missed classes at any time in the future. If needed, you can also contact customer support to schedule a live online make-up lesson.

What is the Lifetime Repeat Privilege?

At any time in the future, you may repeat any lesson or the entire Speed Reading & Comprehension Training Program for free.

Is there a discount for enrolling more than one student in the program?

Yes. Programs are available for students entering every grade level, so we encourage you to sign up everyone in your family. After you enroll one student, you will receive a $30 discount for each additional student you enroll. This discount only applies to family members at the same mailing address.

What is the Institute of Reading Development?

A leader in reading instruction since 1970, the Institute provides reading development programs through colleges, universities, and other non-profit organizations. For more information, visit www.readingprograms.org.

SUMMER READING PROGRAMS

MAKE NEXT YEAR A BIG SUCCESS!

SUMMER READING PROGRAMS

MAKE NEXT YEAR A BIG SUCCESS!