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Wood, Evelyn

Born: 1909 AD
Died: 1995 AD, at 86 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Teacher


1909 - Born on the 8th of January in Ogden, Utah.

1929 - She graduated from the University of Utah and married Myron Douglas Wood that same year.

1930 - She helped her husband in his missionary activities and then began teaching in a high school in Utah.

1947 - She received a master's degree from the University of Utah.

1950 - She began developing techniques to help slow readers read more quickly with increased comprehension.

1959 - She opened the first Evelyn Wood Reading Dynamics Institute, in Washington, D.C.

1995 - Died on the 26th of August in Tucson, Arizona.



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