In this class, you will have the opportunity to select, read, and discuss great works of literature from a wide variety of genres.
You'll learn a powerful approach to reading nonfiction, and gain experience applying it to a variety of engaging, thought-provoking books and other nonfiction materials.
You'll learn strategies that make it easy to manage your professional reading load and stay current on the changing concepts and developments in your field.
Learn how to get through dense academic materials quickly with strong comprehension. Stay on top of your coursework and be a highly successful student.
With more than 1,000 books listed and described, the Lifetime Reading List is the most useful booklist ever developed for the general reader. With a wide variety of genres, it will serve as your guide for years to come./Portals/Classroom2/Images/LifetimeReadingList/index.html View Introduction and Table of Contents.
With directions for home practice and a clear explanation of every technique taught in the program, the Program Guide will help you make the most of the skills you learn, both during and after the course.
Sign up for the 2018 priority notification list, and receive
a $30 discount for a reading program in your area.
Visitors to this website are not anonymous: the web server automatically receives and
records each visitor's IP address when he or she visits the website. Additional
information may be collected from registrants' and employment applicants' computers
and browsers, including cookie information, software and hardware attributes, e-mail
addresses, aggregate information on what pages on the site registrants access or visit,
user-specific information on what pages on the site registrants access or visit, and
information volunteered by registrants and employment applicants. For example,
when an individual registers with and/or enrolls in a course through the website, the
registrant may provide such information as name, address, telephone number, fax
number, and/or payment information (e.g., credit card number and billing address).
Information collected is used to deliver services more efficiently, to improve
the content of the website, to customize the content and/or layout of web pages for
returning visitors, to notify registrants about updates to the website, to contact
registrants for marketing purposes, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies
governing the website and applicable laws, and to protect against misuse or
unauthorized use of the website.
Visitors', registrants' and applicants' personal information is protected by physical,
electronic, and procedural safeguards. Personal information is not rented, sold, or
shared with people or non-affiliated companies other than as requested by registrants
or applicants, or under the following circumstances:
With respect to security: When certain types of sensitive information, such as
financial information, are to be transferred or received, visitors are redirected to a
secure server and notified through an on-screen message on the site.
Visitors supplying an e-mail address, postal address and/or telephone number may
receive periodic e-mails, mailings, and/or telephone calls with information on new
products and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such contacts,
please contact the Institute.
Visitors' information may be used for new, unanticipated uses not previously
change significantly at some time in the future, policy changes will be posted to this
webpage. Visitors may prevent their information from being used for purposes other
than those for which it was originally collected by contacting the Institute.
This website is maintained by the Institute of Reading Development. If you have
questions about this policy, wish to be removed from our mailing list, or feel that this
site is not following its stated information policy, please call (800) 964-8888 or send
an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Updated: February 23rd, 2015.
Having trouble viewing? Try opening the interactive in a new window, or a different browser like Google Chrome.