In just two weekends, this program will make you a faster, smarter reader and more effective student. You will cut the time you spend on required reading in half, and the reading you do for pleasure will be faster and more enjoyable.
You will learn several speed reading techniques, as well as comprehension, concentration, and retention strategies. You will double your speed in materials ranging from novels to nonfiction. You will learn how to adapt your approach based upon the type of material you're reading and your purpose as a reader. In addition, you will be able to prepare for tests efficiently without extensive rereading.
Instruction for this course is provided by the Institute of Reading Development. The Institute has provided instruction for The University of Akron for the past 20 years, and also teaches for many other leading universities and colleges.
Your enrollment includes a lifetime instruction privilege, which allows you to repeat the program any time at more than 700 locations nationwide - for free!
This four-day program will meet on Saturdays and Sundays for two consecutive weekends. Program dates are September 23, 24 & 30 and October 1 from 9am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-5pm. This is the only Speed Reading and Study Skills program that will be offered this academic year.
To register, or inquire about the program, call 1-800-418-7910
Monday - Friday 6am - 6pm, Pacific or Saturday 6am - 4pm, Pacific. Enrollment is limited.