Dyslexia Scotland are currently delivering masterclasses throughout Scotland focusing on how parents/ carers of young people with dyslexia can support their child. The training is funded by the Scottish Government and is a free event. The flyer below gives more information about the event in Inverness on Tuesday 8th May. The feedback from masterclasses held in other locations has been very positive.
The link below is to a great article giving ten simple strategies that mainstream teachers can use to support senior phase learners with dyslexia in their classroom.
Dyslexia Specialist Gilda Westermann is holding free help and advice sessions for parents, adults, teenagers and children in Inverness Library on Saturday 2 December 10.00am – 12.30pm.
The sessions are for anyone concerned about dyslexia and dyscalculia.
Drop in at any time!
For more information call 01349 671394 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Jackie Stewart describes himself as an “extreme dyslexic”, but he has been incredibly successful, in spite of his miserable experience at school. Watch this BBC video for his insights and advice.