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Dyslexia Support in lockdown 3.0

John Hicks has posted a new article that parents may find interesting in relation to support during lockdown if you have any time to read it???https://studyingwithdyslexiablog.co.uk/blog/how-to-help-your-dyslexic-child-improve-remote-learning-during-uk-lockdown

Games for downloading and using throughout the summer and beyond

Crossbow Education has given away a number of different books/games downloads to help children throughout the lockdown and the summer. Go to https://www.crossboweducation.com/download-learning-games-and-puzzles just click on the free download and go through the process the same as you would be buying a book but you will not be asked for any credit card details. Then …

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Dyslexia Show

In May and June, the Dyslexia Show delivered many webinars that were interesting or teachers and parents. I have been working my way through all os the webinars every one becomes more interesting. Thank you to Arran Smith for bringing together the presenters. I do hope that the Dyslexia Show in Birmingham in September is …

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People with dyslexia have the skills to future-proof the workforce, research claims

Companies can future-proof their workforces by employing people with dyslexia, new research has claimed. In a report published Monday, consultancy EY used data from the World Economic Forum (WEF) and charity Made By Dyslexia to outline how dyslexic people’s skills aligned with the skills that would be required in the workplaces of the future. Referencing …

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COVID -19 Office Risk assessment

Heading back to the office to support students Here is a basic format that may help you risk assessor your office Covid-19 general workplace safety risk assessment — completed example This risk assessment can be used by a business during return to work after lockdown or in planning for return to work to identify the …

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What if you cannot overcome the missing rungs…

  But What If You Can’t Overcome the Missing Rungs?      http://www.blueskydyslexia.com     Assessments, Tuition (children/adults),       Workplace Consultations    What if your legs aren’t long enough to stretch over the gaping holes? What if you don’t have the upper body strength to pull yourself up to the next rung? You will likely …

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Testing for dyslexia – weighing up the evidence…post 3 of series

Catherine Wright continues her series on dyslexia assessments looking at underlying cognitive ability and the development of a learner profile. In the previous issue of SEN Magazine (SEN97, Nov/Dec 2018 and Jan/ Feb 2019), I discussed why it was important for schools and specialist providers to understand the needs of a learner in order to …

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Testing for dyslexia Post 2 of series

Catherine Wright continues her series on dyslexia assessments with a look at spelling, writing and cognitive processing skills. In the previous issue of SEN Magazine (SEN97, Nov/Dec 2018), I discussed why it was important for schools and specialist providers to understand the needs of a learner in order to support them effectively. I focused on …

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