Gadgets, Gizmos, Programs and Apps for Dyslexics
- Date: 23rd April 2016
- Location: SENDIASS
- Time: 09:45 - 16:45
- Cost: from free to £15.00
Assisted technology workshops
Hereford & Worcester Dyslexia Association (HWDA)
Presentations by Dee Caunt from Nottingham Dyslexia Association Dee is a member of the national British Dyslexia Association’s New Technology Committee
Where: Nunnery Wood High School, Spetchley Road, Worcester WR5 2LT
Time: Two options are available, morning or afternoon (a repeat of the morning)Morning Presentation Doors Open 9.45 a.m. for a prompt start at 10.15 a.m. Finish at 12.45 p.m. Afternoon Presentation (please note this is a repeat of the morning session)Doors Open 1.40 p.m. for a prompt start at 2.15p.m. Finish at 4.45 p.m.
Refreshments will be served before each session and during a short break
Who is it for? Dyslexic Adults, Teachers, Parents and Employers. Young Dyslexics of secondary age may find the sessions useful but must be accompanied by an adult.
Price: HWDA Members £6.00
Young People (11-18) £3.00
HWDA Workshop pupils (11+) FREE
What will be demonstrated in each presentation?
Assistive Technology to help with:
- Reading, Writing, Spelling and Note-taking
- Organisation, Time Management and Studying
- Apps for iPads, Android Tablets and Smartphones
- Speech Recognition, Text to Speech, Mind Mapping and Games
- Free Resources for PCs
- SmartPens, Dictaphones and other hand-held devices
As places are limited, booking is essential and payment must be received in advance Please email email@example.com to reserve a place and receive details of how to pay. For further information and a booking form, please visit www.hwda.org.uk