Academy of Reading SpanishTutor

Struggling Spanish-speaking students can utilize AutoSkill International Inc.’s Academy of Reading SpanishTutor ( to help them read and write better in English. The program is designed for use by Hispanic students who use the company’s Academy of Reading program. Neutral enunciations and a generic accent are used to deliver instructions and assistance in Spanish for Academy of Reading applications. Once installed on lab computers, the instructor needs only to assign a native language preference to each student, which stays with them at any computer.

This article originally appeared in the 10/01/2004 issue of THE Journal.