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How to Use Technology to Get Through Your Reading List - Lifehacker
The internet is full of brilliant articles you haven't read. So is your read-it-later app of choice, whether it's Pocket, Readability, Instapaper or any other. Here's how to finally tackle that reading list, with a little help from technology. For the ...
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:08:27 GMT
I Got Rhythm, I Got Reading - Scientific American
Researchers find that the first child, who can match the drum beat, is more likely to have better early language skills and reading potential. The study is in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. [Kali Woodruff Carr et al, Beat ...
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:08:41 GMT
Can you read a novel in three hours? - The Guardian (blog)
The book I picked was To Rise Again at a Decent Hour by Joshua Ferris – at 110,000 words or so, it's not particularly lengthy, but given that the average adult reader clocks in at between 250 and 300 words per minute (according to a 2012 study), it ...
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:23:54 GMT
New fire chief, police captain named in Reading - WFMZ Allentown
The City of Reading resolved to promote two members of the city's safety crew during Monday night's meeting. The City Council voted unanimously to appoint First Deputy Chief William Stoudt, Jr. to fire chief. Stoudt will step into his new role on ...
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:53:14 GMT
Reading Buddies Needed - OzarksFirst.com
Education Coordinator Sarah Derr said, "We have a lot of children in all of our schools that struggle with reading, and so this is such a beneficial program because the kids can have someone that can help them one-on-one if they need some extra help ...
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:36:15 GMT