Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dysgraphia - Barriers to Literacy Acquisition

Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dysgraphia - Barriers to Literacy Acquisition

This presentation is the first of two sessions (Session 2-Sept 28th) and will introduce the various barriers to literacy acquisition. It will explain how the conditions experienced by some children can impede early acquisition of literacy. The presentation will show the type of interventions that are successful and the type of scaffolding that children may receive to help them progress to as normal a scholastic pathway as possible.

Session 1 – Focuses on

The various types of Dyslexia and Dyspraxia. Dysgraphia

This presentation focuses on the above conditions from the point of view of how teachers can recognise them and the types of intervention which give children successful access to the full curriculum.  

Session 2 (Sept 28th 5pm) - Barriers to Literacy Acquisition focusing on ADHD, ASD, APD & GAD

Individual registrations required for Session 1 and Session 2.


Course Properties

Course date 09-09-2021 7:00 pm
End Date 09-09-2021 8:00 pm
Registration Start Date 16-08-2021 8:00 am
Fee Free
Speaker Dr Pauline Cogan
Select Hours 1
Location Online

Sligo Education Centre

Contact details

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Address: IT Campus, Ballinode, Sligo 
Eir Code: F91 WFW9 
Phone: +353 71 9138700 
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