Using technology to support children with learning difficulties


One opinion often expressed about the role of technology in education is “It’s not about the technology but about the pedagogy”. Too true! Technology is a very powerful tool and no less so in the area of teaching and learning. But like any other educational tool it is just a means to an end but … Continue reading Using technology to support children with learning difficulties

Meeting of Parents on 18th November


Parents of children in the workshop are invited to a very important meeting on Friday, 18th November at 5.30pm. Your attendance at this meeting is crucial as we will be discussing the future of the workshop. We intend completing 2 full terms this year with no break other than the mid-term breaks, standardised holidays etc. … Continue reading Meeting of Parents on 18th November

Dyslexia Awareness Week 2016


This year’s Dyslexia Awareness Week will run from the 1st – 8th October . The aim of Dyslexia Awareness Week is to raise as much awareness as possible of Dyslexia in Ireland. In light of this Dyslexia Association Ireland will be focusing on a strong social media campaign. They would encourage members to share, like and re-tweet their … Continue reading Dyslexia Awareness Week 2016

New Adult Dyslexia Resource


Check out our great new resources on adult dyslexia. We hope they will help to increase awareness of adult dyslexia and what can help. They include a new Adult Dyslexia information booklet, Guidelines for Tutors in the Further Education and Training sector on how to support adult learners with dyslexia, and a series of three … Continue reading New Adult Dyslexia Resource