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November 11, 2019
Clumsy child dyspraxia

What is Dyspraxia?

Dyspraxia, or Developmental Co-ordination Disorder, is a disability that affects movement and co-ordination. When you are dressing a child, you don’t put on their coat first, […]
October 30, 2019
Fidget and focus

7 Great Ways to Help Kids Fidget

Róisín is a Fidget.  She is on the go from morning to night.  Even in her sleep, she squirms in the bed, kicking off the covers […]
October 15, 2019
What is Hear & Dare

College Access with HEAR & DARE

No, I did not misspell or mispronounce here or there, Hear & Dare are in fact acronyms for Higher Education Access Route (HEAR) and Disability Access […]
October 1, 2019
Help with Dolch Sight words

Sight Words and Learning to Read

In junior classes, Sight or Dolch words are a big part of learning to read.  In 1948, Edward William Dolch PhD, of the University of Illinois, […]
September 30, 2019
sport during exam years

Don’t Give Up

If there is one thing that students should not give up during school and college, it is regular exercise! In fact, I would go so far […]
September 4, 2019
dyslexia letter reversals mixed up

Letter Reversals – Don’t Panic

With improved vigilance in schools regarding learning difficulties, and letter reversals strongly associated with dyslexia, that it’s no wonder parents become worried when their child mixes […]