Widely regarded as the “one that works,” the Edmark Reading Program has long helped students who need an alternative to phonics.

The key to this success is the program’s use of a carefully sequenced, highly repetitive word recognition method combined with errorless learning. This approach eliminates incorrect responses and helps students view themselves as readers.The Edmark Reading Program has long helped students who need an alternative to phonics learn to read. The key to this success is the program’s use of a carefully sequenced, highly repetitive word recognition method combined with errorless learning.

They use their newly learned words in a variety of reading activities, which include matching pictures to words, using manipulatives, reading story books, practicing spelling and writing, and playing interactive card and board games for reinforcement of word recognition and comprehension. Th is extensive practice reinforces new learning, ensures automatic word recognition, and facilitates the generalization of students’ reading skills to new and varied situations. Playing games provides the opportunity for students to practice their reading skills in a social setting and requires quick recognition and reading of the target words.

The Edmark Reading Program ensures success to students of all ages who have not yet mastered beginning reading.