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How times have changed, the resources available now

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First things first, it wasn’t long ago that dyslexia wasn’t really recognized at all. We all have parents or grandparents that we would strongly expect to be dyslexic if they were now assessed. While it is not as widely recognized and tested for as we would like, it has and is improving.

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Evening Echo Feature

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School Entrance Exams

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Some schools couldn’t carry out entrance exams earlier this year due to restrictions, however, some schools will be opting for students to sit exams this autumn.

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Back to school Tips

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Top Tips for Back To School for children and parents.

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How teachers can help accommodate dyslexic students in their class

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Some top tips for teachers

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Teachers Role in Recognising Dyslexia

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Most of us know the difficulties of being an undiagnosed dyslexic in the education system. If not, you’re one of the lucky few who found out early!

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Hand eye coordination tricks

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It is said that people with dyslexia or dyspraxia who practice tasks that use their hand eye coordination regularly, could mean it improves their reading and improves coordination for everyday tasks.

 

With this in mind here are some fun activities you could try;

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Different Learning Styles

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Dyslexia tends to force you to find new ways of learning, the historical classroom learning techniques don’t work for us. With this said, everyone learns differently, not just dyslexics.

Here are just a few learning styles;

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5 Top Tips for Home Schooling

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Covid has brought around a number of changing circumstances for the Irish economy and educational system. Continue reading…

Wellbeing and Self-care

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Studies show that people with learning differences are statically more inclined to experience a mental health issue that those without these challenges.

Speaking from personal experience, if self care is neglected, it can cause a great deal of confusion. Continue reading…