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A USF researcher has received an almost half a million dollar state grant to continue studying a computer program, originally designed as a singing tutorial, that also helps struggling adolescent readers improve their comprehension and fluency. University Beat takes you to a Tampa elementary school where students are testing the product out and singing their way to better reading.

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Video extras

Electronic Learning Products' Chief Operating Officer Kenneth Spiegel explains how the "TUNEin to Reading" computer program actually started as a program to help people sing better.

For more information

Dr. Susan Homan, Professor of Literacy, USF College of Education
E-mail: homan@tempest.coedu.usf.edu or 813-974-1059

Electronic Learning Products



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