Fast ForWord is made up of progressive, supervised, computer based activities and exercises. The exercises focus on building and improving essential cognitive skills such as:
- processing and,
The primary goal of the products, currently offered by Meridian Hearing Centre, is to improve auditory processing; subsequent benefits may include improvements in academic performance and social behaviour.
Results indicate that the Fast ForWord products produce long-term benefits due to their foundation in neuroscience research and use of principles grounded in this knowledge. These principles that enable and facilitate student learning include:
- frequency and intensity
- simultaneous development and,
- timely motivation
Fast ForWord products apply these principles in game like fashion to help maintain focus and motivation for six consecutive weeks.