Parent Course

At Dyslexia Matters® we are friendly, caring, approachable team, and our mission is to help people with specific learning difficulties and those who work with them.

When you train with us you will experience a warm and supportive learning environment and receive generous assessor input while gaining up to date, practical knowledge and access to online resources  placing you at the cutting edge of Dyslexia.

This course for parents is taught through a range of:

  • Cartoons
  • Activities
  • PowerPoints
  • Videos of lessons

These offer you straightforward and positive ways to support your child.

Research shows that about 1 in 10 children has dyslexia or significant difficulties with literacy skills. If you know or suspect your child is one of them, this course is for you.

Experts in the field will explain aspects of dyslexia, including:

  • Phonological awareness
  • Reading
  • Spelling
  • Memory
  • Learning styles
  • Technology
  • Study skills
  • Visual disturbance

You can have a go at some activities that will give you an understanding of, for instance, what it feels like to have dyslexia.  You will be given ideas for supporting your child, and shown examples of lesson for learners with dyslexia, with guidance about what to spot.

This course will take you about 3 hours in total to complete, but you can log on to one activity at a time if you wish. Some activities are only a few minutes long.

Price: £50 +VAT