Our courses can make a difference!
November 5, 2017
The only criterion we favour is whether our courses actually make a difference. So we give now a number of testimonies.
Online course in Arabic!
October 23, 2017
We are proud to announce that an adaptation of our course is now available in Arabic. This is thanks to the the dedicated efforts of Dr Ahmad Oueini and Katia Hazouri. At the moment it is available as a pdf …
Asia Pacific Dyslexia Festival 2017
October 17, 2017
Our colleagues in Japan announce a festival from Saturday 21 October to Sunday 22 October. ‘The Japan Dyslexia Society (NPO EDGE) is hosting the Asia Pacific Dyslexia Festival 2017: Diversity and Identity – Teacher Training – Dyslexia in Asia and the …
World Literacy Day – and more news from Argentina
September 8, 2017
Today, 8 September is World Literacy Day! What better way to celebrate than with a story from Laura in Argentina about her team’s talks. ‘It is a great pleasure to see how something so simple as …
Annual General Meeting 2017
June 7, 2017
Dyslexia International’s Annual General Meeting was held in the afternoon of 2 June 2017 at the Maison des Associations Internationales, Brussels, Belgium. The Annual Report, the Accounts for 2016 and budget for 2017 were unanimously approved.
UNESCO Conference: Youth and their social impact
May 7, 2017
Many thanks to the MiSK Foundation for inviting Dyslexia International to attend the UNESCO Conference ‘Youth and their social impact’ in Saudi Arabia. The main topics for discussion included climate change, education, leadership and digital citizenship. Dyslexia International was on …
Coursera Partners’ Conference, 2017
April 6, 2017
Every year, the Coursera Consortium organizes a conference for its academic partners in online learning. This year it was at the University of Colorado, Boulder, USA, marking its fifth anniversary. Coursera was working currently with 150 universities and had 25 …
Representing Dyslexia International in Boulder and Brussels
March 30, 2017
This week Dyslexia International representatives are taking part in the annual Coursera Conference for partners in online training in Boulder, Colorado, USA, and the Eurochild AGM in Brussels, Belgium, focusing on children’s rights to be heard. More soon!
February 2017 Newsletter
February 17, 2017
This month we conducted a series of interviews to gather feedback on the Coursera MOOC Supporting children with difficulties in reading and writing. Many thanks to those of you who participated. Overall, feedback was extremely complementary, especially for the strength of the science-based …
Calling all teachers who have used ‘Supporting children with difficulties in reading and writing’
December 30, 2016
To date, Dyslexia International’s flagship free-to-use course ‘Supporting children with difficulties in reading and writing’ has received overwhelmingly positive feedback from teachers and parents. 2017 onwards will see new developments based around the success of this course. We are currently evaluating …