Bilingual Program Pilot with BrainWare SAFARI
Product Studied: BrainWare SAFARI
|Subjects||Male and female students, in grades 6 through 9, in an all day bilingual program (Limited English Proficiency), School City of Hammond, Hammond, IN|
|Usage||5 sessions per week, 60 minutes per session, 8 weeks|
|Assessment||BrainWare Behavioral Reading Scale, Scholastic Reading Inventory|
Summary of Findings: Students improved their cognitive skills across the board, especially in: Attention Span and Focus, Ability to Visualize, Desire to Perform and Put in Effort, and Following Directions. These areas are highly indicative of improvement in attention skills, working memory, and visual processing (especially visualization). Following their use of BrainWare SAFARI, 50% more students raised their reading scores on the SRI than had improved during the preceding trimester.