Tune In to Reading by Electronic Learning Products
ELECTRONIC LEARNING PRODUCTS has crafteda reading intervention program built on voice-recognition softwareand music. Tune In to Reading’s karaoke-like format drawsstudents in to sing along, encouraging them to learn to recognizewords on sight, practice pronunciation, and extend their vocabulary.A three-year pilot indicates that after nine weeks of usingthe program, students improved their reading level by an averageof 1.5 grade levels. To ensure smooth deployment for new customers,the company is offering implementation consultants toassist teachers on-site and with unlimited phone consultations.Price: $249 per 12-month license.
This article originally appeared in the 09/01/2007 issue of THE Journal.
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