Dyslexia

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...

Not sure what dyslexia is? Here are some short clips to help you better understand what it means to have dyslexia, and how it can affect people of different ages. What is dyslexia? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zafiGBrFkRM What is school like when you have dyslexia? https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=9&v=IEpBujdee8M What is it like for older learners? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bw9S226kE3c What...

Although no two people who have dyslexia will experience identical symptoms, here is a brief list of some common signs dyslexia might be present. NB A checklist can never provide diagnosis alone, and you should seek a full diagnostic assessment and report from a trained...

It’s officially dyslexia awareness month! Don’t forget to join the red letter competition, organise a red dress day at your school, and ask your local landmarks to light up in red on the 15th October. Dyslexia is a hidden disability and a lot more needs...