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News - 2019

British Dyslexia Association scheme to help people find products that support dyslexia

Thursday 7 November 2019

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Today, the British Dyslexia Association is delighted to introduce Assured – a new project to help people with dyslexia, their families and sector professionals find products relevant to them.

BDA delivers training at HMP Askham Grange

Friday 1 November 2019

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BDA Training has been out and about again this time delivering training at HMP Askham Grange. This training was for the Novus Offender Education Team members.

Questions from Helpline brought to you by Scanning Pens

Thursday 31 October 2019

Our answers to some of the common questions we receive on our Helpline

Memorial service of Baroness Warnock

Thursday 31 October 2019

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Helen Boden, BDA, CEO, recently attended the memorial service of Baroness Warnock. This marked the passing of one of the great pioneers of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) in education.

BDA delivers training to Apprenticeship Trainers at Cadent

Wednesday 30 October 2019

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Recently, CEO Helen Boden had the pleasure of delivering BDA Training to Apprenticeship Trainers at Cadent.

Cross-party group of MPs and Peers release report examining the impact of dyslexia on our education system

Friday 25 October 2019

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The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Dyslexia and other SpLDs publish proposals for a Specialist Dyslexia Teacher Assessor for every school, exams reflective of modern workplaces and removal of most SPaG marks...

Dyslexia and me: Francesca Palser

Tuesday 22 October 2019

Guest Post

I struggled at a young age academically and I was in bottom sets for all subjects. My mum used to blame it on being an August baby- I think that was certainly part of the problem at that age since a lot of my peers already had nearly a year more of growing up.

Dyslexia Week 2020 plans announced by British Dyslexia Association

Monday 21 October 2019

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Hot off the heels of the hugely successful Dyslexia Awareness Week 2019, we are delighted to announce our plans for 2020.