APPG - Dyslexia and SpLD (All Party Parliamentary Group)

All Party Parliamentary Group - Dyslexia and other Specific Learning Difficulties 

Sharon Hodgson MP is the Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Dyslexia and SpLD. 

Minutes for the  APPG - Dyslexia and other Specific Learning Difficulties are available here APPG  AGM Minutes - Sept 2017

The British Dyslexia Association was welcomed and approved as the Secretariat for the APPG Group.

The All Party Parliamentary Group, is made up MPs and Peers who want to keep up-to-date with issues affecting children, young people and adults with specific learning difficulties, including dyslexia. 

The group is committed to understanding learning difficulties, including dyslexia, across the UK and to keeping Government appraised of the situation in schools and education in general. The group, which must meet at least twice during its reporting year, looks at what statutory and non-statutory bodies are achieving in this field.

Date of the next APPG Meeting - Wednesday 29th November 2017 1.30 pm - 3 pm.  

During the meeting, we will discuss matters regarding the current education and specialist training situation, the need for a coherent system for assessment and access arrangements and finally, research on higher education institutions’ support for students. 

The last AGM was held on Wednesday 6th September 2017.

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Dyslexia and SpLd APPG - Previous Minutes & Agenda's

Proposed APPG Agenda June 2017 This meeting did not take place due to the General Election.

APPG Minutes February 2017

APPG Minutes October 2016

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