Home based neuroscience programs for Auditory
Processing, Dyslexia, Autism and Struggling Learners.
Targeting the root cause of learning difficulties.
Fast ForWord Cognitive and Language brain training program improves phonological awareness and other foundational skills to make reading and overall learning easier.
What is Fast ForWord®
Fast ForWord® is an online home-based, cognitive and language enhancement brain training intervention, geared to target the underlying processing and cognitive weaknesses that hold back struggling learners. Programs are guided by principles of neuroplasticity—the ability of the brain to rewire and improve.
- Developed by neuroscientists. Fast ForWord permanently improves brain processing speed, which makes all learning easier.
- Adapts to each learners needs. The program identifies the student’s individual weaknesses and continuously adjusts the degree of difficulty, keeping participants successful 80% of the time.
- Rewires networks in the brain. The program creates changes in neural activity that pre- and post-fMRI imaging can measure.
Students around the world, regardless of their native language, use the Fast ForWord exercises to develop the cognitive and language skills necessary for successful learning.
Who can benefit?
Children from age five and up, through high school and even college, can benefit from Fast ForWord.
ForWord has been proven by extensive research to help children with:
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Fast ForWord develops the following skills:
Attention is extremely necessary to concentrate on information and tasks, as well as to selectively ignore all distractions.
The speed at which information is processed by the brain, dictates the speed with which we can distinguish images, speech sounds and identify letters and words.
Memory is important for recognizing words, understanding complex sentences and remembering instructions.
Sequencing is the ability to put details of information in the correct order. To be an effective reader, sequencing skills are necessary to determine the order of letters of words or words within sentences.
Improved reading and listening comprehension.
Improved communication and confidence.
Why use Fast ForWord
Programs are easily accessed online from the comfort of your own home.
Protocols are individually tailored to each student’s neuro-cognitive function.
Weekly support is provided via telephone, skype or email to guide progress.
Weekly progress reports provide an “alert” to your coach to indicate when a child is not progressing.