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Dyscalculia Screener at Learning Works Conference

Yesterday, iansyst exhibited at the 8th National Dyscalculia and Maths Learning Difficulties Conference hosted by Learning Works in London. The programme concentrated on reducing maths anxiety for pupils, along with a wide range of breakout sessions to explore dyscalculia and … Continue reading

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Download iansyst’s brand new Assistive Technology Catalogue

We have launched our brand new Assistive Technology Catalogue for 2016 which is packed full of the latest assistive technology software, hardware, ergonomics and apps! The catalogue can be downloaded by following this link >> http://ian.lt/1U4HqVl Alternatively, you can request … Continue reading

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Support for dyslexic candidates in the exam room

Dyslexia is a learning difficulty that affects reading and writing and is defined as a disability in the Equality Act 2010. Common difficulties experienced by candidates with dyslexia may have an impact in the exam room. These include problems with … Continue reading

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Scientists find dyslexia is caused by communication problems in the brain

Scientists have found that dyslexia is caused by communication problems in the brain. It was previously thought that it was caused by the brains inability to form mental images of the sound units (phonemes) that make up a language. Researchers … Continue reading

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House of Lords discusses making apprenticeships accessible to dyslexic people

Lord Addington, vice-president of the British Dyslexia Association, recently asked a question in the House of Lords about making apprenticeships accessible to dyslexic people. People applying for apprenticeships with dyslexia are faced with the difficulty of a written assessment at … Continue reading

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