BPP Seminars and Workshops / Professional Development
DYSLEXIA PD Module 1
- Understanding the Dyslexic Brain
- Why standard teaching methods are not working for dyslexic kids
- What teaching methods do work for dyslexia?
- Introduction to Brainy Picture People Learning Tools
- What is Irlen Syndrome?
- How does it affect your students?
- Irlen Syndrome and Dyslexia - What is the difference?
- IRLEN SCREEN for Teachers
- Teachers are taken through a modified Irlen Screen
- Involves completing Irlen questionnaire and testing Irlen coloured overlays
- How to assess students for Irlen Symptoms
- How to assess effectiveness of coloured overlays for reading
- What to do if a child in your class has indicators of Irlen Syndrome
DYSLEXIA PD Module 2
- Review of Dyslexic learning style
- How to recognise characteristics of dyslexia in the classroom
- Practical, effective teaching tools and strategies for teaching dyslexic students