BrightStar Learning Ltd.Palo Alto, California United States
Products manufactured by BrightStar Learning Ltd. (listed alphabetically)
BrightStar Reader is an online reading tutorial program designed to improve reading for individuals with dyslexia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), dyspraxia with reading deficits, or visual attention deficit disorder (ADD). The program works much like an Internet game. In eight 12-minute sessions over the course of 8 weeks, the program is designed to make reading more fluent and more focused, improving recognition of sight words. The program also improves hand-eye coordination and makes it easier for the eyes to track. The user receives feedback and cognitive assessments, and personal progress is automatically tracked and recorded. COMPATIBILITY: IBM or similar personal computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or newer operating system; Internet access; Adobe Flash Player version 10.3 or higher; Internet Explorer 7 or higher, Firefox 3.6 and higher, or Google Chrome 8 or higher; 1.83 gigahertz (GHz) processor (2.66 GHz dual core or faster recommended); 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (2 GB RAM recommended); 17-inch monitor (screen resolution 1024 x 768 or higher recommended); wired mouse. A stylus pen with tablet computer are recommended. WARRANTY: Money Back guarantee if, after completing the program and having accurately followed through the program protocol in full, as indicated in the Reader’s Protocol, the user has not experience any improvement in reading skills.