Trends in learning research and news from Gemm Learning.
Words Matter When It Comes To Dyslexia
One of the most unfortunate words in the English language is “dyslexia.” It is used to scare parents, to threaten schools, to label kids, all of which are problems enough. However, the bigger problem with the term dyslexia is that, as used in common parlance, it does not exist!
Dyslexia is a description of reading skills, best defined by Dr. …Read More
A new 3-day a week, 30 minute a day protocol was added to Fast ForWord software last month. This makes the program much more accessible for busy families and for children who struggle with the rigor of the 5 day a week routine.
Scientific Learning, the founders of Fast ForWord software, are nothing if not thorough and dedicated to sound science and positive outcomes for their…Read More
New Patent Issued
Educational technology continues to advance and make a difference in the lives of children and adults who are challenged with learning differences. Recently, Scientific Learning continued to make their mark in this field with a patent awarded by the United States Patent and Trade Office (USPTO). This patent focused on the development by Scientific Learning for a method of learnin…