Reading Programs
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Yes. You can make up a missed class either by doing an interactive online lesson or by scheduling a make-up in another nearby class. To view class schedule options, please click here.
Program tuition varies by location. Click here to view schedules and locations in your area.
Enrollments are taken until the start date of class, or until the class is fully enrolled.
After you enroll one student, you will receive a $30 discount for each additional student you enroll. The discount applies to family members at the same mailing address.
Refund requests must be made in writing and postmarked at least fourteen days before the first day of class. There is a $15 processing fee per family.
A limited number of scholarships are available to students with demonstrated financial need.
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Each class includes group instruction and individual coaching in reading speed, comprehension and study skills. Students apply these skills in a classic novel as well as in textbooks and nonfiction.
Between classes, students complete four sessions of reading and online instruction. These enjoyable, interactive lessons include speed reading practice, comprehension support, and textbook and nonfiction lessons.
The maximum class size is twenty-six students. The class size allows for your child to receive personal attention from the teacher, while also participating in lively group discussions and activities.
Class instruction and program materials meet the needs of a wide range of students. The teacher provides individualized support and guidance based on each student's skill level and needs. The program gives students the skills they need as well as the opportunity to practice these skills under the teacher's guidance, so every student makes substantial progress.
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