Practical Solutions for Dyslexia: Teachers and Teaching Assistants

This course is aimed at teachers and teaching assistants working at Primary level. It aims to give participants:

  • a sensory experience of what dyslexia feels like and how it affects the learning process;
  • an understanding of the role of multisensory activities in teaching all pupils;
  • practical ideas on teaching strategies; multisensory lesson plans and assistive softwares solutions

The course content includes:

  1. Dyslexia and the SpLD spectrum
  2. Effects of dyslexia
  3. Strengths and specific weaknesses
  4. Signs of dyslexia
  5. Multisensory teaching
  6. Coping strategies
  7. The dyslexia friendly classroom
  8. Resources and assistive technologies
Provider details: 
Unit 8 Bracknell Beeches
Old Bracknell Lane,
RG12 7BW
United Kingdom
Contact phone: 
01344 381561
Course stage: 
Stage 1 - Universal
Course strand(s): 
D. Teaching and supporting learners with dyslexia/SpLD
F. Professional development and dyslexia/SpLD
Method of training: 
Attendance based
Type of training: 
Professional training
Professional accreditation: 
Contact email:
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