We look forward to welcoming you this week to the British Dyslexia Association’s 11th International Conference! Please do follow us on Twitter and/or Facebook to see updates for this brilliant event! Contact Magazine - May edition will also have a special IC section! If you have anything you would like to know about the IC, … Continue reading The IC this week!
Planning a conference as large as the International Conference takes a lot of time and preparation. As IC:2018 draws close now, we often find we reflect on the journey we have been on to get here; a journey of 2 years! We reflect on all our experiences; finding the venue, deciding on the themes of … Continue reading IC 2018 draws near!
Date: 14th April 2018, 9am - 4pm Parents and Carers are welcome at the International Conference too! The morning session has been carefully put together by the IC team in order to reflect the areas that we feel parents will find most useful. The general themes will therefore be: supporting children with their self-esteem, confidence and enabling … Continue reading Parents’ and Carers’ Day: IC 2018
We are happy to advise that we provide CPD certificates for the International Conference (for each day). Attending the conference provides formal CPD, and over the 3 days, we are looking at around 20 hours of formal recognition! See here for the timetable of what we offer on each day in order to start to … Continue reading CPD at the IC!
The International Conference has always explored Maths and Dyscalculia as a key topic area throughout the years. IC:2018 is no different! Professor Daniel Ansari will join us this time around as a keynote. His session: Building blocks of mathematical competence: evidence from brain & behaviour, will present his latest research in this fascinating subject area. … Continue reading Maths and Dyscalculia at the International Conference
Parents and Carers are welcome at the International Conference too! We are proud to present a special session on Saturday, aimed at those who want to find out more about dyslexia. The Saturday session will be an engaging and informative series of talks and discussions, offering parents a chance to ask leading educational and legal … Continue reading IC 2018: Parents’ and Carers’ Day
Autism and Dyslexia will be explored in greater detail at the International Conference with Dr. Manual Casanova’s cutting edge research on cortical connectivity and mini-columns has dramatically helped pave the understanding of the neurobiological differences and strengths of the dyslexic brain. Casanova’s research indicates that the dyslexic brain is one which is wired and connected for … Continue reading Co-occurring Learning differences at the International Conference