Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Teaching Reading Fluency at New Economics for Women

Our newest facilitator, Joseph Peck, teaches Reading & Rhythm at New Economics for Women in Canoga Park.  Reading & Rhythm helps students focus their thoughts while they read in the classroom. 

Our results?  Test scores show improvement of reading fluency on an average of 50%!

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Reading & Rhythm for Special Education Testimonial!

"Students soar with the Drumming for Your Life program." writes Ms. Marreno, a Special Education Teacher at Los Angeles Unived School District's Bethune Middle School. 
Read her testimonial!

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

2012 Reading & Rhythm Test Scores Results!

We are improving reading comphrenshion skills and reading fluency to poor readers!  Here is our exciting news with pre and post testing in the Los Angeles area in 2012.  After six weeks of instruction (1 hour a day, twice a week) for 227 K-12 students in the Reading & Rhythm program, the average grade level increase was 2.65 and the average increase in reading fluency was 59%! 

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Reading & Rhythm at New Economics for Women!

Facilitator Rob Klonel leads a reading tutoring activity in Reading & Rhythm at the family center, New Economics for Women located in Canoga Park.  Our reading strategies for elementary kids is a favorite.  Feel the Rhythm!