Resources

Learning How to Speed Read in 3 Steps: http://aspiredsteps.com/learning-how-to-speed-read-in-3-steps/
Reading at a quick pace is one of those skills that not many people make use of, and it’s not like they don’t want to either. Reading at a quick rate means that you can soak up more information in a smaller timeframe, which is crucial if you’re a student or anybody that happens to be a part of the educational system.

Suggestions for Improving Reading Speed:  http://www.reachoutmichigan.org/learn/suggest.html
This is a page on the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Cook Counseling Center website providing tips on how to increase reading speed.

How to Exercise Your Eyes: http://www.wikihow.com/Exercise-Your-Eyes
This is an article about simple methods we can do to ensure the health of our eyes.

Free Eye Exercises: Can Free Vision Exercises Strengthen Your Eyes? http://www.improve-vision-naturally.com/free-eye-exercises.html
This is an article discussing the importance of eye exercises at the same time providing great exercises for eye health.

Speed Reading Self-Pacing Methods:  http://english.glendale.cc.ca.us/methods.html
This is a page in the Glendale Community College website providing links to the pacing methods for speed reading.

Evelyn Wood (teacher):  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evelyn_Wood_(teacher)
This is a short biography of Evelyn Wood and how she became the “Pioneer of Speed Reading.”

SQ3R: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SQ3R
This article provides a general description of the SQ3R Reading Method.

Reading Strategies: SQ3R Method:  http://gradschool.about.com/cs/reading/a/sq3r.htm
This About.com article provides detailed descriptions of the processes involved in the SQ3R Method.

Mind Map: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mind_map
This article gives a full context about Mind Mapping from its history, uses, to its effectiveness in learning.

Speed Reading:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speed_reading#PhotoReading
This is an article discussing what speed reading is and the methods involved in developing the skill. It also provides a description of PhotoReading and a NASA study about the system.