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Improve Your Reading

by Ron Fry

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Discover proven strategies for increasing reading skills—from comprehension to retention.
Whether it's for education or enjoyment, reading can be challenging. Understanding and remembering what you've read, and keeping focus and concentration when you have to read long or difficult texts, takes certain skills. Luckily, those skills can be learned and improved. In Improve Your Reading, Ron Fry offers practical solutions to the reading-related frustrations all readers—and students—face. No gimmicks, no tricks, just proven techniques for any course, any academic level, any situation, and anyone in need of the essential tools to succeed in the classroom and beyond.
You'll discover:

  • Basic, necessary study skills
  • How to read with a purpose
  • How to focus on the main idea
  • How to overcome the challenges of technical texts
  • The art of becoming a critical reader
  • Ways to retain information
  • Advice on how to start building your own library
  • Tips for reading with ADD or other challenges
  • Ideas for parents to help their children
  • Ways for teachers to encourage their students

  • Reading is the key to success—and this clear, simple guide is the key to reading!

    Publication Details

    Publisher:
    Career Press
    Edition:
    6
    Publication Date:
    2012

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    Ron Fry (Author)

    Ron Fry is a nationally known spokesperson for the improvement of public education and an advocate for parents and students playing an active role in strengthening personal education programs. Aside from being the author of the vastly popular How ...

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