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LearnFast Helps Australian & New Zealand Schools Implement Leading Evidence-Based Programs

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How to best improve student outcomes and school reputation for learning excellence?

Since the late 1990’s, LearnFast Group has reviewed the research behind products and sourced world leading programs for schools that build learning capacity, develop reading fluency and comprehension and improve social skills. This gives schools access to a variety of the world’s most researched and proven computer delivered tools for student development: 
  1. Fast ForWord Language & Cognitive Enhancement
  2. Fast ForWord Reading Development
  3. Fast ForWord Reading Readiness
  4. Reading Assistant - Guided Online Reading Aloud
  5. Build English Fast
  6. Cogmed Working Memory Training
  7. Growing Socially Successful Students
  8. Cool School - No More Bullying
  9. Teen Career Path
  10. Kiko's Thinking Time
  11. BrainHQ for Teachers
  12. Nervanix Attention

 

 

Fast ForWord Language & Cognitive Enhancement

The Fast ForWord Language & Cognitive Enhancement programs accelerate learning and reading and are based on over 30 years of neuroscience research.

Fast ForWord builds brain fitness through individualised adaptive computer exercises that develop the memory, attention, processing and sequencing skills necessary for reading and learning. It is an effective tool for students aged from 7yo who are struggling with learning difficulties as well as gifted students who want better learning outcomes.

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Fast ForWord Reading Development

The Fast ForWord Reading Development programs provide a sequenced learning environment that advances the key cognitive skills required to become a fluent reader.

These reading software programs are used following the Fast ForWord language & cognitive enhancement programs, or as separate classroom resources. They are suitable for a wide range of skills and ages from 7yo to adult. 

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Fast ForWord Reading Readiness

Fast ForWord Reading Readiness helps young children develop critical language and cognitive skills to prepare them for early learning.

Fast ForWord Reading Readiness develops memory, attention, processing and sequencing, or Learning MAPS, which are critically important prerequisites for successful reading. It is suitable for pre-readers from the age of 4yo. 

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Reading Assistant - Online Guided Reading

Reading Assistant builds students’ brain fitness with intensive reading practice using speech verification technology to act as a tutor, providing one-on-one guided oral reading support.

Reading Assistant is the only reading aloud program that ‘listens’ to students as they read out loud, intervenes when the student falters and automatically scores students’ oral reading. It is suitable for students reading a minimum of 25 words per minute up to adults. 

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Build English Fast

Students with limited or no English speaker proficiency need instruction in recognising and distinguishing the sounds of English as compared or contrasted with sounds in their native language.

The Build English Fast program builds oral proficiency in English (including oral vocabulary, grammar, and listening comprehension) which are critical for English Language Learners to develop reading comprehension proficiency. It is suitable for ages 7yo to adult. 

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Cogmed Working Memory Training

Cogmed Working Memory Training helps children improve their attention by training their working memory.

By training the working memory students are better able to stay focused, ignore distractions, plan next steps, start and finish tasks, and remember instructions. Cogmed is suitable for children aged 8yo to adult. 

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Growing Socially Successful Students

Your new social and emotional learning curriculum, reading-to-use now. Over 100 webisodes, lesson plans and other resources so you can improve social and emotional learning and reduce bullying in your school.

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Kiko's Thinking Time

Kiko's Thinking Time builds 6 key skills critical for learning: Working memory, inhibition, focus, cognitive flexibility, reasoning and spatial skills. Kiko's Thinking time is suitable for children aged 3yo to 7yo.

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The Social Express

The Social Express program teaches foundational skills for social and emotional learning. The research-based animated interactive lessons encourage users to practice real-life social interactions. They build their skills to develop meaningful relationships and successfully navigate our social world.

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Cool School - No More Bullying

Cool School’s six week curriculum has been designed to teach students about bullying through interactive videos and offline activities. The engaging lessons also address bystander behaviour to decrease bullying in primary schools.

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BrainHQ for Teachers

Your regular (daily) brain calisthenics – simple to do in your lunch break and use the best understanding of brain science from the Posit Science team led by the “father of brain plasticity” Prof. Mike Merzenich.

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Nervanix Attention

Whilst studying digital material, using an EEG headset, the Nervanix Attention software enables students to understand where they were paying attention and know when their mind wandered. 

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