Fast ForWord Review: 7 year old Sophia Improved Auditory Processing and Reading

Posted on 4 January 2017

“We’re thrilled with Sophia’s progress! After only 3 months of Fast ForWord training, she has made huge improvements in her learning, memory, concentration and...

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Fast ForWord review: 6 year old Ethan improved reading, spelling and auditory attention

Posted on 5 July 2016

Gabriel, Ethan’s dad, recently submitted a Fast ForWord program review. He says, “We are really pleased with his progress through Fast ForWord and in...

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How to get the most out of parent-teacher meetings

Posted on 15 March 2016

Even if you don’t have any particular concerns, parent-teacher meetings early in the year give you a great opportunity to get to know your...

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Long term consequences of colds and ear infections in children

Posted on 30 July 2015

During the winter months, it’s common for children to pick up common colds and complain of ear aches. What many people don’t realise is that...

Why some students struggle with writing

Posted on 30 April 2015

Cognitive skills are the building blocks on which writing depends. Memory – we need to hold our plans in mind and simulaneously form each...

The 2014 NAPLAN results are here: what you need to know

Posted on 18 September 2014

“I had some idea, but the results knocked me. I didn’t realise they would be that low”. If your child is performing below expectations...

My child doesn’t like group work – teaching an introverted student

Posted on 3 September 2014

Many children with processing difficulties, in particular Auditory Processing Disorder, become introverted or quiet in the classroom or workplace because of the at times...

May neuroscience and learning news

Posted on 30 April 2014

It’s the May edition of Sonic Learning’s neuroscience and learning news. It’s a great way to learn a lot in a short time. Enjoy!

How to help students with Auditory Processing Disorder

Posted on 23 April 2014

“Ben, put on your shoes and socks, get your bag from your room and meet me at the car.” Predictably, Ben forgets at least...