Category: Dysgraphia, Information, Checklist, Resources

What an Advert for Assistive Technology! – Dysgraphia, Dyslexia

You couldn’t get a better advert than this for Assistive Technology (AT) could you? It is often such a fight to get teachers to allow students to use the Assistive Technology (AT) that the pupil needs because of his dyslexia, dysgraphia etc. But just look at...

Reading Problems – Read them Fairy Tales

If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales. Albert Einstein Problem reading? I can’t express enough how important it is for children to read every day. Read anything...

Jonathan Mooney was often called ‘stupid’ and ‘lazy’!

Jonathan Mooney Is one of the foremost leaders in LD/ADHD, disabilities and alternative education and yet, he was always the slow kid in class, called ‘stupid’ and ‘lazy’. When will we start realising children are not stupid or lazy. From the moment a child is...

Richard Branson’s top three tips for children with dyslexia

Richard Branson shares his top three tips for children with dyslexia Branson has come up with some excellent practical strategies to help children with dyslexia. 1. Find your passions and pursue them doggedly. 2. Do your best. Your best is always good enough, and the...

“Overcoming Barriers to Recording and Learning, using ICT”

Free Event – Chippenham The Wiltshire Dyslexia Association is holding the following FREE event on Wednesday 9th May. Wednesday 9th May 2018 3.30pm – focus for teaching staff 7.00pm – focus for parents and carers Myles Pilling – Council Member at British...