Dyslexia

Phonemic awareness is the awareness of individual sounds in spoken words. For example, ‘cat’ has 3 phonemes /c/, /a/ and /t/ and ‘six’ has 4 phonemes /s/, /i/, /k/, /s/. Having an awareness of individual sounds is critical for reading development, as it is necessary to...

After years of reviews, legislation and funding allocation, we are still yet to see effective education reform for students with specific learning difficulties. Legislation and reviews seem to take an extremely long time to filter down to teaching practice, if it happens at all. Many...