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A call was made for the Government to look carefully at how children...
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The Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Code of Practice...
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We still have some vacancies for the Part-time Specialist Teachers in Swindon, Greater Manchester and Leeds.

If you or somebody you know fits the profile, don't hesitate and apply!

Are you a flexible and highly motivated person?
Are you prepared to deliver small group teaching interventions to primary children in schools, working with teaching support staff and volunteers?
We are looking for a number of term time only teachers holding a specialist dyslexia qualification, to join our team from 1 September 2014 on the Swindon, Greater Manchester and Leeds areas.

Don’t miss the opportunity to make a difference and help those living with dyslexia, whilst working for a great organisation with amazing people.

http://www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk/jobs/part-time-specialist-teachers-–-swindon-greater-manchester-and-leeds

If you are not this profile or not in the area, don’t worry we have plenty of job opportunities here:

http://www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk/jobs/part-time-specialist-teachers-–-swindon-greater-manchester-and-leeds



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25 Jul 2014 - 14:33 · Facebook
Do you prefer listening to articles, rather than reading them?
In the last few editions of Tech Thursday we have talked about how to configure your computer to read text for you.
This week, Dominik shows us how to change the computer's voice!
http://www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk/news/tech-thursday-make-your-computer-speak-part-4-text-speech-voices



Tech Thursday: Make your computer speak Part 4 : Text-to-Speech Voices | Dyslexia Action
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What is this about This is the fourth post in a 5-part series on making your computer speak using Text-to-Speech technology. The five parts are:
24 Jul 2014 - 12:14 · Facebook
Concerns relating to #dyslexia are raised in the House of Commons.
The request was directed to Children and Families Minister Edward Timpson MP by Dyslexia-SpLD Trust supporter Steve McCabe MP as the Draft Special Educational Needs and Disability Code of Practice: 0 to 25 Years was discussed in the House of Commons last week before it becomes law.
http://www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk/news/concerns-relating-dyslexia-are-raised-house-commons


Concerns relating to dyslexia are raised in the House of Commons | Dyslexia Action
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A call was made for the Government to look carefully at how children with conditions such as dyslexia will be identified by a system that ‘tends to lack specialist training’.The request was directed to Children and Families Minister Edward Timpson MP by Dyslexia-SpLD Trust supporter Steve McCabe MP…
23 Jul 2014 - 12:25 · Facebook
The SEND consortium are holding a free event for CEOs from the voluntary sector. The event, titled ‘SENDirect Executive Strategic Visionary Day’ will take place on Thursday 24th July at the Friends House in London.
SENDirect is an online personalisation service created by the SEND Consortium for parent carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities.
http://www.sendirect.org.uk/send-consortium/who-are-send-consortium
Organisations attending this event with be given registration priority when SENDirect launches in September with the option of support pre-launch to upload their services.
http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sendirect-executive-strategic-visioning-day-tickets-11602357965


SENDirect Executive Strategic Visioning Day
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SENDirect – your service, for your sector – shape it! We are inviting CEO's from the voluntary sector to SENDirect’s Executive Strategic Visioning Day SENDirect is an online personalisation service created by the SEND Consortium for parent carers of children with special educational needs and disabi…
22 Jul 2014 - 12:45 · Facebook
This week most schools in the UK will be starting the summer Holidays.
During August we will be posting about activities that you can do and play with your children whilst helping them with reading, writing and spelling.
In the meantime we would love to know if you have any tried any educational activities in the past that worked well for you?


21 Jul 2014 - 15:19 · Facebook
Fancy improving your touch-typing skills this Summer?
We only have a few spaces available for the course taking place in our Bath Learning Centre on the 28th July
Places are limited so book your place now!
http://www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk/events/bath-centre-summer-holiday-touch-typing-course


Bath Centre - Summer Holiday Touch Typing Course | Dyslexia Action
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Dyslexia Action's Bath Learning Centre will be holding a touch typing course for children and adults to help with both personal and professional development.This course aims to improve efficiency and to equip you with the necessary skills needed within our ever evolving technological environment.Wha…
18 Jul 2014 - 15:57 · Facebook

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