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Free Webinar - Dyslexia Awareness For Secondary-Aged students Spring Term 2024

Dyslexia Awareness For Secondary-Aged Students webinar is aimed at educators and parents or carers of students at Secondary school.


Tuesday 20th February 2024
7:00pm - 8:00pm



In this webinar, we talk about the dyslexia journey at secondary school including:

  • information about the signs of dyslexia in young adults
  • what educators can do at school
  • how parents can support their children at home
  • how the BDA can help and support you

Amanda Hornby - British Dyslexia Association Onsite Trainer

Amanda has worked with secondary students with special needs since 2009. She is a qualified Specialist Dyslexia Tutor, is qualified to assess for Exam Access Arrangements, Visual Discomfort Screening and is working towards her Assessor Practising Certificate.

She currently works at the British Dyslexia Association as a Training Professional, delivering bespoke training to workplaces and schools.

In her free time, she is the treasurer for St Helens & District Dyslexia Association (SHADDA). She began The Dyslexic Word Bank in March 2021.