Events

Special Needs London Exhibition and Seminars.

at the Business Design Centre, Islington, 10 and 11 October, 2014.

B.D.A. will be sharing Stand 23 with The Dyslexia SpLD Trust.
In the Exhibitor list it is alphabetically under T, so it is not obvious.

Here is our list of stands with dyslexia friendly services and products.

Seminars. £15 + VAT. Book online.
Speakers on dyslexia include:

B.D.A. Organisational Member, Sarah Wedderburn, Unicorn Maths.
Maths difficulties, dyscalculia and multi-sensory remediation.
Friday 10 October 12:30.
Sal McKeown, Brilliant ideas for using ICT in the inclusive classroom.
Friday 10 October 12:30.
Sal McKeown, Developing memory skills to underpin learning and literacy (using ICT).
Friday 10 October 15:30.
Neil MacKay, Action Dyslexia. Raising achievement at the “ends of ability” – stretching priority pupils through differentiation and personalisation.
Saturday 11 October 11:00.
Neil MacKay, Action Dyslexia. Supporting working memory – from warning signs to strategies for busy teachers.
Saturday 11 October 15:30.

Book online to register for quick entry to the free Exhibition.
Exhibitors include B.D.A. Organisational members:
39. Crossbow Education.
127. Dyslexia Action.
P23. iansyst.
P57. Jelly James.
263. Learning Materials.
219. Lucid Research.
231. Nessy Learning.
1. SEN Books.
111. SEN Magazine.
P5. Texthelp.
79. Touch-type Read and Spell (TTRS).
229. White Space (Wordshark).

TES SEN Show

 


Workshops, open days, videos, guidelines.

Apple free workshop sessions for device users. Choose your nearest store, and follow the links to find the available dates. Apple will not know as much about dyslexia as the companies below.

Barry Bennett has free open days for D.S.A. and workplace assessors and support staff to explore Assistive Technology in workshops by major suppliers.

Crick Software runs free Breakfast Clicker 6 seminars.

Iansyst preview days monthly in Cambridge. Phone or e-mail for a free 2 hour appointment with an Assistive Technology Specialist.

Inclusive Technology Information Days. Monthly free sessions, booking essential.

Sight & Sound free events, in various venues.

You can sign up for newsletters and announcements from most of these publishers and suppliers. Most have explanatory videos on their web.

If you have an I.C.T. dyslexia-related event coming up, please let us know!

© B.D.A. New Technologies Committee. October 2014.
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