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

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