Supporting Children with Dyslexia through Primary and Secondary Education


We are delighted to announce a morning seminar/conference for parents, teachers, guidance counsellors, psychologists and other professionals who support children with dyslexia. Our keynote speaker is Wyn Mc Cormack, who is a mother of 3 sons with dyslexia, is also a guidance counsellor, special education teacher, author of books dealing with dyslexia and who also … Continue reading Supporting Children with Dyslexia through Primary and Secondary Education

Christmas Raffle 2017


Our Christmas Raffle will take place in the workshop on Friday, 15th December. The raffle is to raise funds for the workshop and pay for new equipment (photocopier and reading kits) and to help parents raise funds for their workshop fees. We have great prizes and we would like to sincerely thank all our sponsors … Continue reading Christmas Raffle 2017

Dyslexia Seminars and Library Talks


Adult Seminars The Dyslexia Association Of Ireland runs regular monthly seminars on adult dyslexia in their national office in Dublin, and elsewhere depending on demand. Seminars planned for 2017 include: January 18th – Assistive Technology for Adults with Dyslexia February 22nd – Dyslexia in the Workplace March 22nd – Adult Dyslexia: general information seminar Library … Continue reading Dyslexia Seminars and Library Talks

Dyslexia Courses for Teachers


Courses for Secondary School Teachers 2017 The Dyslexia Association of Ireland (DAI) is offering a one-day course specifically designed for teachers of second level students. . It will be relevant to both mainstream teachers and those working in Resource, Learning Support or Guidance Counselor capacities. Topics covered will include: Dyslexia at second level and how … Continue reading Dyslexia Courses for Teachers

Parents’ Information Day


The Dyslexia Association of Ireland will hold an Information Day for parents on dyslexia on May 21st in its Head Office on Talbot Street. Topics covered will include: What is Dyslexia. Support Strategies – What Parents Can Do Assistive Technology Self-esteem There will be a split session on specific supports at primary level and secondary … Continue reading Parents’ Information Day