February 1, 2018
spelling, reading and meaning improve with vocabulary expansion

The Need for Vocabulary Expansion

Words. We use words all day long. Sometimes we may even use ‘bad words’! Let’s be honest, who hasn’t been horrified when their toddler came out […]
June 27, 2017
what not to say to a person with dyslexia

#5 Ways to really Piss Off Someone who has Dyslexia

Sometimes well-intentioned people say things that can really piss off people with dyslexia. The comments are made with the best will in the world but can […]
June 15, 2017
Standardised Tests in Ireland

What to Know about Standardised Tests in Primary School

In Ireland there are a number of state standardised tests in primary school; the Drumcondra, the Micra T & Sigma T Tests. They are conducted during […]
May 30, 2017

How to Be Ready for the Leaving & Junior Cert Exams

Next week the Leaving & Junior Cert exams start and you can be ready for it so easily! Just for a moment imagine that sitting an […]
May 18, 2017
ban fidgets spinners

Why I Agree with Banning Spinner Fidgets!

There has been a backlash in the media recently regarding allowing children to use fidgets in the classroom. Two fidgets, in particular, seem to be the […]
April 21, 2017
Study tips for the final school term

Six Step Plan for Final Term Study Success

Once the Easter holidays are over, things start to get very serious – very fast.  The countdown to the Leaving & Junior Certs or college exams […]