Improve Your Reading
by Ron Fry
Help your students discover the practical solution to their reading frustrations, with Improve Your Reading. Written by bestselling author and education advocate Ron Fry, this book avoids gimmicks and tricks in favor of proven strategies that will help your students better retain and comprehend what they've read in any textbook, in any course, at any academic level. Endles...more
ebook, Sixth Edition, 122 pages
Published April 24th 2012 by Career Press
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The summary of the book is simple: Always start with pre-reading and skimming the text for key concepts, identify the purpose and ask questions that you should seek answers to, allow the purpose to define how you will read, start reading critically, finish off with a summarization- write a brief synopsis of what you've learned.
Ron Fry is Professor of Organizational Behavior at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University and Chairman of the Department of Organizational Behavior, consistently ranked one of the best in the world by the Financial Times. He has been honored with the University Award for Outstanding Teacher in the Professional Schools and the Weatherhead School's Lifetime Service Awa...moreMore about Ron Fry...