Difficulties with reading and writing, often called ‘developmental dyslexia', is a complex condition which often presents with other difficulties in maths, short-term memory and concentration.
About the course
This course is for teachers to learn why some children have so much difficulty with reading and writing, often called 'dyslexia', and to learn more about best practice in teaching literacy to all, in light of recent scientific discoveries.
Week 1 - An overview
Week 2 - Definitions and identification of dyslexia
Week 3 - ‘Co-morbidity', and psychological and social aspects
Weeks 4 and 5 - Practical teaching approaches
Week 6 - Study skills, aids and accommodations
October 1, 2014 - November 12, 2014
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