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Student speaks at House of Lords event to raise awareness about dyslexia

Ben Lloyd, a student from Barry in Wales, has spoken at the Dyslexia-SpLd Trust Parliamentary Reception at the House of Lords to raise awareness about dyslexia. Ben, 13, a leading dyslexia campaigner and previously Dyslexia Action Young Person of the … Continue reading

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NQTs lack the support to help children with dyslexia

New research from the Driver Youth Trust, a charity dedicated to improving the life chances of children and young people with literacy problems, has found that three in four newly qualified teachers (NQTs) entering the classroom for the first time … Continue reading

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Special Needs London 2012

Lucy Harvey is one of our Commercial Development Executives here at iansyst, looking after education. Here is Lucy’s account of the Special Needs London show. Last Friday and Saturday (12th and 13th October) the team from iansyst attended Special Needs London where … Continue reading

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Charities warn support for thousands of disabled children has been wrongly removed

One in five, or 1.6 million, school children in England have some form of special education needs which require particular attention from teachers. Of those, 226,125 pupils who are most severely affected have written special needs statements, setting out their … Continue reading

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Dyslexia training for teachers needed

National charity, Dyslexia Action is calling for dyslexia training for all teachers and a national dyslexia and literacy strategy to be included in the government’s special needs reforms. A report, carried out by the charity which surveyed 450 parents of … Continue reading

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