What is a webinar?

A webinar is an online conference or training session where delegates can watch from their computer, tablet or any device that can access the internet. You are able to ask questions at the end of the presentation by submitting questions via keyboard/touchscreen to the webinar presenter.

Once you have paid for your place at the webinar, you will receive a confirmation email with a gotowebinar link within it that you must click. Please check your junk folder as some email accounts mark gotowebinar as junk. If you don't receive confirmation, please email conference@bdadyslexia.org.uk and we will sort it out for you.

Upcoming Webinars

These webinars count for 1.5 hours formal CPD both live and recorded. A certificate will be emailed to you after the webinar. Previous webinars can be purchased from the BDA shop.

All webinars take place at 7pm and are priced at £6 per person without a certificate and £10 per person with a certificate.

Previous Webinars

How to Support Your Child Over the Summer Holidays

How to support your dyslexic child at home - strategies and ideas that might help by Katrina Cochrane, Head of Education and Policy at the British Dyslexia Association.

Creativity and Dyslexia

Dr Kate Saunders, CEO of the British Dyslexia Association, gives a personal view of the potential creative and problem solving abilities that are sometimes shown by dyslexic individuals. The webinar is an exploration and celebration of these talents.

Dyscalculia and Maths Learning Difficulties

This webinar will discuss what dyscalculia is and how it differs from maths learning difficulties generally. It will also look at what we can do to help children who are struggling to gain confidence in maths. Several different teaching approaches will be introduced, including the use of dot patterns, cuisenaire rods and the bar modelling method.

Successfully Managing ADHD

December 4, 2014.

Produced as part of our work with Youth Offending Teams, follow this link to find out more.

Assistive Technology as part of access arrangements

November 18, 2014.

Screening and Assessment Tools

September 25, 2014.

Produced as part of our Youth Offending Team project, follow this link to find out more.

Being dyslexia friendly

June 19, 2014.

Produced as part of our work with Youth Offending Teams, follow this link to find out more.

SEND Reforms

May 22, 2014

The SpLD Trust in conjunction with the Department for Education present support for schools and local authorities on implementing SEND reforms for children and yong people with learning difficulties, specific learning difficulties and dyslexia.

Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCP)

May 12, 2014.

On September 1st 2014, part 3 of the Children's and Family Act 2014 came into effect this presentation informs you about what the changes are and how they may affect you/ your children.

Visual Stress: What everyone should know

March 13, 2014

Visual stress affects 5% of the UK population severely and it is estimated 20% of the population are mildly affected.

To view the full programme of previous BDA webinars, please follow this link to our YouTube channel.