READ FASTER.

READ SMARTER.

THIS FALL

Read Faster.
READ SMARTER.

THIS FALL

Speed Reading & Study Skills Program

Take control of your reading and accomplish more! In just two weekends, this program will make you a faster, smarter reader and more effective student. You’ll boost your reading speed and learn an active approach to all of your academic reading.

This program will double your reading speed & help you get more out of everything you read.

Take control of your reading and accomplish more! In just two weekends, this program will make you a faster, smarter reader and more effective student. You’ll boost your reading speed and learn an active approach to all of your academic reading.

This program will double your reading speed & help you get more out of everything you read.

College students like you want to know,

“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?”

Our Inspiring Instruction Helps College Students Succeed

We are proud to offer the Speed Reading & Study Skills Program to students at Baylor University, Continuing Education. We encourage you to sign up because we believe the program will have a big impact on your success. This is the only program of its kind that will be offered this academic year.

The program is designed and taught by the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction. Since 1970, the Institute has taught nearly three million students in partnership with colleges and universities across the United States. The Institute’s inspiring instruction helps every student achieve academic success.

“The program has really increased my speed and comprehension. I have a lot of reading assignments to get through this semester, and I can’t wait to get started.”

– Program Participant

You’ll learn to read twice as fast & improve your comprehension, concentration & recall

The Speed Reading & Study Skills Program will teach you the skills you need to save time on everything you read while maintaining great focus and remembering more of the material:

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Double Reading Speed

This program will teach you 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 you are reading. You’ll see improvement right away using these easy techniques. By the end of the program, you’ll be able manage your reading load more effectively.

Improve Comprehension & Recall

You’ll learn previewing, note-taking, and analytical reading techniques to help you mentally organize and remember information from textbooks, journal articles, nonfiction books, literature, and more. Mastering these techniques will give you better comprehension, concentration, and recall. You’ll study for tests more efficiently, without re-reading material as often.

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 some of the best books ever written, including classics as well as contemporary fiction and nonfiction.

“The teacher was not only intelligent, she also made this program fun and interesting! I felt very comfortable participating in class. Her passion for reading shone through, and she helped me improve my reading skills. I learned a lot and doubled my reading speed.”

– Program Participant

How The Program Works

This program provides a terrific class experience led by a knowledgeable teacher, plus practice in a variety of reading materials you might encounter in school.

EXCITING & HELPFUL CLASSES

The program consists of four classes conducted in a workshop format that emphasizes in-class application and practice under the guidance of an experienced instructor. You’ll learn easy and effective speed reading and study techniques that will help you during and after your college career.

Classes meet on Saturday and Sunday for two weekends. You can choose either morning or afternoon sessions to fit your schedule.

VARIETY OF READING MATERIALS

During this program, you’ll learn new skills to help you understand and remember material from textbooks, nonfiction books, journal articles, works of literature, and more. No matter your major or class schedule, this program will help you take control of all your academic reading.

You’ll also have the chance to apply what you’ve learned in your own reading materials and get feedback from the teacher. Students love this part of the program!

HIGHLY TRAINED, EXPERIENCED TEACHER

All of our Speed Reading & Study Skills teachers understand the academic demands of college. We train teachers extensively, so that they are fully prepared to help students with their greatest personal reading challenges.

Your teacher will work closely with you to ensure that you make individual progress and have a highly successful, enriching experience.

By The End Of The Program, You Will…

N
Double your reading speed
N

Improve comprehension and recall in a variety of academic texts

N
Develop an active approach to reading that you can adapt based on the material
N

Be able to prepare for tests efficiently, without extensive re-reading

N

Gain control over all of your reading!

College students like you want to know,

“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?”

Our Inspiring Instruction Helps College Students Succeed

We are proud to offer the Speed Reading & Study Skills Program to students at Baylor University, Continuing Education. We encourage you to sign up because we believe the program will have a big impact on your success. This is the only program of its kind that will be offered this academic year.

The program is designed and taught by the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction. Since 1970, the Institute has taught nearly three million students in partnership with colleges and universities across the United States. The Institute’s inspiring instruction helps every student achieve academic success.

“The program has really increased my speed and comprehension. I have a lot of reading assignments to get through this semester, and I can’t wait to get started.”

– Program Participant

You’ll learn to read twice as fast & improve your comprehension, concentration & recall

The Speed Reading & Study Skills Program will teach you the skills you need to save time on everything you read while maintaining great focus and remembering more of the material:

}

Double Reading Speed

This program will teach you 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 you are reading. You’ll see improvement right away using these easy techniques. By the end of the program, you’ll be able manage your reading load more effectively.

Improve Comprehension & Recall

You’ll learn previewing, note-taking, and analytical reading techniques to help you mentally organize and remember information from textbooks, journal articles, nonfiction books, literature, and more. Mastering these techniques will give you better comprehension, concentration, and recall. You’ll study for tests more efficiently, without re-reading material as often.

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 some of the best books ever written, including classics as well as contemporary fiction and nonfiction.

“The teacher was not only intelligent, she also made this program fun and interesting! I felt very comfortable participating in class. Her passion for reading shone through, and she helped me improve my reading skills. I learned a lot and doubled my reading speed.”

– Program Participant

How The Program Works

This program provides a terrific class experience led by a knowledgeable teacher, plus practice in a variety of reading materials you might encounter in school.

EXCITING & HELPFUL CLASSES

The program consists of four classes conducted in a workshop format that emphasizes in-class application and practice under the guidance of an experienced instructor. You’ll learn easy and effective speed reading and study techniques that will help you during and after your college career.

Classes meet on Saturday and Sunday for two weekends. You can choose either morning or afternoon sessions to fit your schedule.

VARIETY OF READING MATERIALS

During this program, you’ll learn new skills to help you understand and remember material from textbooks, nonfiction books, journal articles, works of literature, and more. No matter your major or class schedule, this program will help you take control of all your academic reading.

You’ll also have the chance to apply what you’ve learned in your own reading materials and get feedback from the teacher. Students love this part of the program!

HIGHLY TRAINED, EXPERIENCED TEACHER

All of our Speed Reading & Study Skills teachers understand the academic demands of college. We train teachers extensively, so that they are fully prepared to help students with their greatest personal reading challenges.

Your teacher will work closely with you to ensure that you make individual progress and have a highly successful, enriching experience.

By The End Of The Program, You Will…

N
Double your reading speed
N

Improve comprehension and recall in a variety of academic texts

N

Develop an active approach to reading that you can adapt based on the material

N

Be able to prepare for tests efficiently, without extensive re-reading

N

Gain control over all of your reading!

secure your spot in the program today

The program meets on Saturday and Sunday for two weekends. You can choose either morning or afternoon class sessions to fit your schedule.

Program dates are November 2, 3, 9 & 10 from 9am–12pm or 1pm–4pm.

For more information, or to register, call us at 1-800-418-7910.
Mon-Fri: 6am-5pm Pacific | Sat: 6am-3pm Pacific

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Speed Reading & Study Skills Program right for me?

All college students can benefit from improving their speed, comprehension, and recall in a variety of academic reading materials.  In this class, you’ll learn speed reading techniques, note-taking and study strategies, and other skills that will make a huge difference in how quickly and efficiently you get through your assignments. You’ll really benefit from taking this program, regardless of your academic major or class schedule.

What happens in class?

Weekly classes are led by highly trained, experienced teachers. Every class includes instruction in techniques to improve comprehension, concentration, and recall in textbooks, journal articles, works of literature, and more. Class is dynamic and engaging, and features lively group discussions. You’ll also have the chance to apply what you’ve learned in your own reading materials and get immediate feedback from the teacher – students love this part of the program!

Is there any homework in this program?
Yes – homework consists of applying the skills and strategies learned in class to your own academic assignments or reading for pleasure. You’ll find home practice enjoyable and manageable, and it will help you 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.

What is the Lifetime Repeat Privilege?

At any time in the future, you may repeat any class or the entire Speed Reading & Study Skills Program for free.

How much does the program cost?

Thanks to our partnership with the Institute of Reading Development, we are able to offer this exceptional program to our students at an affordable cost. Please call 1-800-418-7910 for more details about the price. Investing in faster reading speed and better study skills now will have a huge payoff for the rest of your college career and beyond.

What is the Institute of Reading Development?

We offer the Speed Reading & Study Skills Program in partnership with the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction. Since 1970, the Institute has partnered with colleges and universities to teach valuable reading skills to nearly three million students across the United States. The Institute’s inspiring instruction encourages a lifelong love of reading in every student.

You can learn more about the Institute of Reading Development here.