Most Pre-K/K students can focus on a given lesson or exercise for about five minutes at a time — i.e. learning to read (I’m talking about in school right now, not necessarily at home). So … let’s say I told you (cue infomercial host voice) that there was a program in the world which would allow young kids to focus on learning reading for 20-25 minutes at a time. Would you believe me? Probably not, right? Well, thank God for this podcast, then … because now we have some proof.
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It’s interesting stuff, and here you learn about the development and evolution. Get this: a possibly fired reformed hippie helped start the whole ball rolling.