What is The Dyslexia Guild?
The Dyslexia Guild is a membership body which welcomes individuals with a professional interest in dyslexia and specific learning difficulties (SpLD).
What does the Guild offer:
- Discussion, information and best practice in the field of dyslexia/SpLD;
- Updates on research and development through publication and distribution of topical news, updates and our library;
- An assessment practising certificate (APC*) recognised by the SpLD assessment standards committee (SASC), for qualified specialist teacher assessors
- A directory of members
*An APC is a licence to practice for those carrying out assessments in schools for Exam Access Arrangements and in colleges for the Disabled Students’ Allowance.
Who can join?
The Guild is an open membership group with members working and learning in a wide range of settings. The Guild welcomes all professionals with an interest in dyslexia/SpLD and has a specialist rate for organisations.
Specialist teachers and assessors, Teaching assistants, SENCos, Learning support staff and tutors from further and higher education and Speech and language therapists, psychologists, librarians and other specialists.
The Guild Annual Summer Conference, 28th June 2017, London click here for further details and to book.
We have put together a useful guide for those seeking further information
NMH DSA QAG Dyslexia Action Membership Information Guide
Bookings now open for our 2017 one day Annual Summer Conference. London.
There are a whole host of benefits associated with membership of the guild, find out more.
Learn about the annual costs and join online.
Guild Members can renew here, join online forums, access the library and recorded webinars.
Guild members will now benefit from designatory letters in recognition of their qualifications and professional standing.
National Dyslexia Resource Centre - A specialist collection of electronic and hard copy resources
Learn how you can apply for an Assessment Practising Certificate