Mayo Clinic News Network

News Resources

Items tagged as "reading"

Mayo Clinic: In-School Eye Movement Training Improves Early Reading Fluency

Mayo Clinic: In-School Eye Movement Training Improves Early Reading Fluency

PHOENIX — In a new Mayo Clinic study, researchers examined the physical act of reading to see if practicing eye movements in school could lead to better early reading fluency. http://youtu.be/FyW7_-37Z5A   Saccades or rapid eye movements are required for the physical act of reading. Previous studies have shown that the ability [...]

Created by Admin

Starling Study Implications (:23)

Dr. Amaal Starling explains how teaching the physical act of reading may make a huge improvement in reading fluency.

Created by Susana Shephard

Starling Study Findings (:21)

Dr. Amaal Starling describes the study findings which show an improvement in reading fluency amongst the test subjects.

Created by Susana Shephard

Starling Study Rationale (:14)

Dr. Amaal Starling describes the rationale for the King-Devick remedial reading test protocol and study.

Created by Susana Shephard

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Exercise and cold weather: Tips to stay safe outdoors Don't let cold weather spell the end of your exercise. With these ideas, you can stay fit, motivated and warm. Memory loss: 7 tips to improve your memory Concerned about memory loss? Take heart. These simple steps [...]

Created by Dana Sparks