Co-occurring Learning differences at the International Conference

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

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Identification of Dyslexia

The ongoing debate within the dyslexia community about identification of this learning difference and responses to intervention will be explored in greater detail during Professor John Gabrieli’s talk at the BDA International Conference. We are very proud to present Professor Gabrieli as one of our eminent keynote speaker’s; his work is internationally celebrated!  He is … Continue reading Identification of Dyslexia

IC:2018 themes: Check out the timetable here!

The IC carries many themes and topics. With an overall theme of ‘Evidence to Practice and Back Again’ this conference has a greater emphasis on the links between research and good practice. Themes and strands that will run through the conference this time around include: Literacy learning, Dyscalculia, Neurodiversity, Positive Dyslexia, Adults and Dyslexia, Workplace … Continue reading IC:2018 themes: Check out the timetable here!

EXPO at the IC! A chance to experience marketplace like no other!

Many are asking why we have highlighted the EXPO element of IC:2018?  As well as the cutting edge research and practical tips, this conference aims to provide a marketplace of experts, resources and products! There will be plenty of resources to sample, chat through with the experts, as well as purchase over the 3 days.  … Continue reading EXPO at the IC! A chance to experience marketplace like no other!

Mathematics and Dyscalculia at the IC!

Mathematical Difficulties and Dyscalculia has always been strongly represented at the International Conference, and 2018 will be no exception. Professor Daniel Ansari will lead the way with his keynote talk on Thursday 12th April: ‘Building blocks of mathematical competence: evidence from brain and behaviour’.  Professor Ansari joins us from University of Western Ontario in Canada, … Continue reading Mathematics and Dyscalculia at the IC!