This book is written for students and adults with dyslexia in Ireland and for their parents and teachers. It aims to highlight the importance of recognising dyslexia and dealing with it. Dyslexia is a learning difficulty that may affect up to 10% if the population. This revised edition includes the most up -to -date information on services, supports and accomodations available to people with dyslexia within the Irish Education System.
The authors come from different disciplines and bring to the book their varied experience and training. Mary Ball is a psychologist working with the Dyslexia Association of Ireland.
Topics discussed in the book include;
- What is Dyslexia?
- Understanding the Assessment
- Legislation and other provision by the Dept. of Education and Skills
- How parents can help a child
- Dyslexia at primary and secondary level
-Dyslexia and Maths
-How computers can help
-Dyslexia in adulthood
Dyslexia - An Irish Perspective
- Publisher: Mary Ball
- Availability: In Stock