Category Archives: Testimonials

Homeschooled 12 Year Old Makes Huge Reading Gains with MindPlay

Reading Challenge: A seventh-grade boy’s phonics level was at grade one, and overall reading level at grade three. Solution: Mom Dina R. says that when her 12 year old son […]

First and Second Graders Develop Skills and a Love of Reading

By Jeannie Kionka Reading Challenge: To ensure all first and second grade students are on grade level in reading, and to boost skills and enthusiasm for reading and writing in […]

Years of Academic Failure Reversed for Troubled High School Student

The Reading Challenge: A troubled teen had fallen through the cracks in learning to read. Darcell’s Story: When six-foot-four, 220-pound Darcell first entered the doors of the Carpe Diem Northwest […]

Student Greatly Improves Reading, Spelling, Stuttering Issues

by Brandie Genske A middle school boy is challenged with stuttering and unintelligible spelling. Sixth grader Evan was a boy “dear to my heart,” says Special Education and district support […]

Exchange Student Masters the English Language

by Brandie Genske An Honors English high school exchange student is language-challenged. German exchange student Ella was a junior in high school when she came to Wisconsin to experience the […]

The World Opens Up to a Cognitively Disabled High School Student

by Brandie Genske A cognitively disabled high school student is reading at the first grade level. For Sarah, an 18-year-old severely cognitively impaired high school student, even trying to read […]

“Having access to MindPlay… enabled me to maintain high levels of instruction…”

I am a first grade, two way, dual immersion teacher.  As you can imagine I have less time and more content to fit in to an instructional period with my […]

“…MindPlay is an effective computer-based program.”

I was able to use the computer-based reading program called MindPlay with some of my students last year. I have nothing negative to say about it. Here are a few […]

“I recommend this program without any reservation!”

“My daughter is a struggling reader. It affects her across all subjects. She has been using Mindplay steadily now for several months. Her comprehension and fluency is steadily increasing and […]

“We love MindPlay!”

“Not only does it increase student growth, but teacher growth as well. As our teachers monitor students, they learn the components required to become a good reader. This piece of software […]