Technology based on decades of research
Amira was born more than 20 years ago, at world-famous Carnegie Mellon University. Led by Dr. Jack Mostow, dozens of data scientists, AI engineers and computer scientists worked to create an Intelligent Reading Tutor capable of helping kids learn.
After more than 100 published studies and many field trials, Amira emerged.
Read the studies behind Amira
Students practicing with the software showed a large effect size benefit.
Studies conducted by CMU have consistently shown very large gains by using the Intelligent Reading Tutor instead of SSR.
For example, research showed substantial impact on lower affluence students in Ghana.