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When you have to know what you're reading about.
4.6 (7 ratings)
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Created by Ron Cole
Last updated 6/2014
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What Will I Learn?
  • To at least double your reading abilities (speed, comprehension & recall)
  • To love the act of reading
  • To save time. Average employees save a day a week (8 hours)
  • For students, to remove the stress from study, with a special section on handling textbooks.
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  • Being able to read at a Year 4 level or higher
  • Being able to see. Poor uncorrected vision slows down reading.

SuperReading is a course which increases reading comprehension, accuracy, speed and retention. This comprehensive course covers everything from proper reading basics to advanced techniques. Our patented Eye-Hop exercises bring readers from reading one or two words per glance (fixation) to five to eight words! This is one of the reasons SuperReading is so effective for dyslexic readers.
The course also includes study techniques like Mapping, Vocabulary and Spelling strategies, The Mental Game, Goals, How to Focus, How to Learn and more.
We include ways to test yourself to measure your progress. This course is taught in more than two dozen universities and has been the subject of two studies published in educational journals. SuperReading has been taught at companies like Apple Computer, Sony, HP, IBM, Compaq, Cisco, Philips and many more.
You are guaranteed to at least double your present reading abilities, taking into account speed, comprehension and retention.

Who is the target audience?
  • Students
  • Professionals
  • Dyslexic readers
  • Pleasure readers
  • Attorneys
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Curriculum For This Course
63 Lectures
Introduction to SuperReading
12 Lectures 35:17

Introducing the contents of SuperReading, preparing the reader for this life changing course.


SuperReading Introduction Quiz
10 questions

How SuperReading helps dyslexic readers become AT LEAST as good as non-dyslexics.


Dyslexia Quiz
6 questions

It's important to know what KIND of learner you are. Be sure to do The Rep Test!

Preview 01:05

Learning Types Quiz
3 questions

Suggested calendar for the program.

SuperReading Schedule

Describing five problems that "regular" reading does not address. The way we were taught in school is only the beginning of the story...

The Five Pitfalls of Standard Reading

The Five Pitfalls of Standard Reading
7 questions

Extra VIdeos about SuperReading

Some thoughts on how SuperReading addresses dyslexia.

Extra Video: Dyslexia

A few thoughts on breaking the Sub-Vocalization Barrier.

Extra Video: The Sub-Vocalization Barrier

Ron Cole takes a minute to speak about Learning types.

Extra Video: Learning Types

Learn how the concept of SuperReading came about.

The Story of the Development of SuperReading
1 Lecture 03:02

We provide two ways for you to test your abilities as they grow. You can do both, either or neither! In any case, your skills will GROW!

6 Lectures 11:58

By "basic" we do not mean less valuable. These are the work horse tools tha twill make an immediate positive difference in your reading ability.

Basic Skills

Basic reading skills

Basic Reading
3 questions

How to sit when you have a lot of reading to do. Good ergonomics is important.

Reading Position

Reading Position
6 questions

How to prioritize your reading. This will save you time and stress. Strategy is very important.

Handling Your Reading Load

How to read effectively from a screen. Whether you like "screen reading" or not, we are using the screen more and more all the time. These hints have made believers out of people who used to print everything out.

Screen Reading

Screen Reading
3 questions

As your reading skills improve, you will need to adjust your screen for more efficient access. This is especially important for people who do not like reading electronically!

Extra Video: Narrow Columns

A psychological look at our reaction to large reading assignments. Your attitude plays a big role in your abilities. This little hint might just make a big difference.

Scroll Bar Handle Illusion
Eye-Hop Exercises
6 Lectures 17:56

Eye-Hop is the backbone of SuperReading. Without it, you will not get high speeds WITH Comprehension. This vital tool makes a world of difference!

Eye-Hop Introduction

There are several levels to the Eye-Hop exercises. Knowing when to move up to the next level is crucial, both for saving time and doing it right!

Eye-Hop When to Move Up

Eye-Hop does more than speed up your reading. Learn ALL the benefits of these great exercises.

Eye-Hop Benefits

Eye-Hop can be done with excellence, or not. These ideas will make sure you are getting the most from your time with Eye-Hop.

Eye-Hop Logistics

Eye-Hop Quiz
9 questions

We have free web sites to help you create and print out Eye-Hop exercises. Here they are!

Eye-Hop Online Resources

You can see and hear Ron Cole talk about the Eye-Hop exercises.

Eye-Hop Videos (from YouTube)
1 Lecture 00:51

A handy mnemonic for our reading tools. You probably didn't think it was THAT WELL thought through...


Prepare Formula
3 questions
1 Lecture 10:38

Most people agree that Previewing is one of the most useful techniques they ever learned. Ever. Learn all three ways to Preview!


Previewing Quiz
6 questions
7 Lectures 28:22

Unlike some programs, we're not afraid to see how you're doing. Neither should you. Parroting is our way of testing to see how we've done with a reading assignment. Vital for knowing if you know. We give you three ways to Parrot!


Parroting Quiz
4 questions

You know it as Mind Mapping. We have a couple little twists to make it more valuable, with a couple of illustrations. This is a brilliant skill to have.


Info-Mapping Quiz
8 questions

A true story of one young man's mapping success. Inspiring.

A Mapping Success Story

Probably the six most important questions ever devised. We make good use of them in several ways. They are SO handy!

The Magnetic Questions

Magnetic Questions Quiz
5 questions

Just a few more words from Ron Cole on Parroting - checking in to see how we've done with our reading.

Extra Videos: Parroting

Hear Ron talk about Info-Mapping.

Extra Videos: Info-Mapping

Learn about how these six questions can open a whole world of information.

Extra Video: Magnetic Questions
3 Lectures 09:21

This is the stage where all the information comes together. There is a method to the madness, and Reviewing is an important element.


If you're a student, this is vital information. It will make learning more fun and productive. Get your brain more switched on. Attitude baby!

Handling Textbooks

Some clever ways to gain information from textbooks. Even if you're not a student, these will come in handy.

Textbooks - More Methods

Textbooks Quiz
4 questions
3 Lectures 11:00

An over view of how to keep information long term.

Ways To Embody Information

Embody Quiz
4 questions

Learn The Five Keys to Memory! A quick bit of knowledge from our SuperMemory Program.


Memory Quiz
9 questions

This is the most powerful and stress-free way to Embody any information long-term. This tool is a MUST for students. It will change your life and study methods forever. You will look like such a genius!

Spaced Repetition

Spaced Repetition Quiz
4 questions
5 Lectures 22:26

Let's learn some life changing techniques that are not only important for reading and learning, but for all aspects of your life. Never underestimate the power of your self-talk!

The Mental Game

The Mental Game Quiz
6 questions

Loads of examples of Affirmations related to reading & learning.

Affirmation Examples

6 questions

Without goals, reading can drift off course. Or never get going. Learn how to set some goals and do better.

Reading Goals

Reading Goals Quiz
5 questions

How to get focused and stay focused. We've got some "out there" ideas for you. Keep an open mind - we've gotten positive feedback on some of these.


Ron talking about how to use your emotions and body language to improve brain function and make boring reading tolerable.

Extra Video: Artificial Interest
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About the Instructor
Ron Cole
4.3 Average rating
12 Reviews
392 Students
2 Courses
Head Coach al Alchemy Educational Training Ltd.

Ron Cole is an author, coach, speaker and entrepreneur.

He has been interviewed numerous times on the BBC, American radio and television and international radio. His third book, “How to be a Super Reader” came on bookshelves in October 2009. The follow up book, "SuperReading for Success", hit American shelves in 2012. Ron has been a contributing author to numerous journals and has developed a dozen courses which have been taught for years at companies like Apple Computer, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Sony, Symantec, AMD and many more.

Ron moved to the UK in 2005 and is contracted with companies like The Royal Bank of Scotland, Asda, LloydsTSB and The London School of Economics.

Ron’s background is in psychology, education, advertising (ran a full service advertising agency for seven years), marketing and coaching. Coaching covers Business, Personal, Executive and Sales.

He brings a wealth of tools, ideas and energy to all he does.

Ron has developed and teaches:

Chrysalis Goal AchievementTM

How to Remember Names & FacesTM


Attitude is Everything! TM

How to Remember NumbersTM

How to Win at Any SportTM

Triple-Win NegotiatingTM

SuperSalesTM Sales Coaching
Time Management
Report Writing for Business
Assertiveness Principles
Communication Excellence


1977: Degree in Psychology/Sociology (State University of New York)

1980: Degree in Education (State University of New York)

1989: Certificate in Coaching (Business & Personal) from Accelerated Learning Systems of San Jose, CA.
1993: Certificate in Clinical Hypnotherapy (American Institute of Hypnotherapy)

2006: Became an Associate Trainer for Reed Training

2007: Became an Associate Trainer for QA

2008: Became an Associate Trainer for Illumine

2008: Certified as an Authorised Instructor from the Tony Buzan Organisation

2009: Became an Associate Trainer for Knowledge Academy

2011: Became an Associate Trainer for Haward Technology

Books Published:

“SuperReading for Success”
Little, Brown Publishing Ltd., New York, copyright October 2012.

Hay House Publishing, London, copyright 2010

“How to be a Super Reader”

Little, Brown Publishing Ltd., London, copyright 2009.

“Creating Bedtime Stories for Your Children”

Hay House Publishing, London, copyright 2008

“Zany Knock Knocks”

Sterling Publishing Co, New York City, copyright 1993