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Reading Aloud: Is It Important?

Posted on 26 July 2017

Reading aloud with expression is a foundational reading skill students should be developing between years 1 – 5. Why is this skill so difficult...

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5 Tips for Dealing With a Poor School Report

Posted on 14 June 2017

Do you feel anxious at school report time? Here are some practical steps to deal with your child’s results and prevent future “report shock”.

Getting ready for your first NDIS planning meeting

Posted on 22 February 2017

With the NDIS rolling out to thousands of new participants during 2017, the question everyone is asking is: “how do I prepare for my...

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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Summer School Holiday Program

Posted on 29 November 2016

Prevent your child from regressing over the long break Boost their skills and be prepared for the new school year Keep their brain stimulated without...

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2016 NAPLAN Results: Why “Not Good Enough”?

Posted on 15 September 2016

In a recent media interview, Education Minister Simon Birmingham emphatically stated “Today’s results once again show that, despite significant funding growth, we are not...

Fast ForWord at School: Parent Funded Model

Posted on 25 August 2016

“It’s a lot of hard work but when you see the improvements in the kids, it’s all worth it and makes it worth doing...

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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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Meet the Scientists Behind Fast ForWord

Posted on 1 June 2016

These aren’t the sort of superstars you’re likely to hear about that often in the media – but they are changing the world one...

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4 ways to prepare for NAPLAN testing

Posted on 19 April 2016

For some parents, teachers and students, NAPLAN time is a stressful time. What can you do to minimise stress and prepare effectively?