Welcome to the Parents area of the BDA eLearning Site.
Within this area we will provide information and advice relevant to parents with dyslexic children.
You will also find additional information and helpful resources on dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties on the SpLD Trust pages of this website.
We also run a Parents Forum, where you will find the opportunity to interact with other parents and professionals, ask questions, and participate in discussions.
News:The SpLD Trust are running a Parents Conference on Saturday 2nd March 2013. Fot more information and to book your free place, click here.
Section One: In this section you can read about what dyslexia is; the role you have as parents; how to help your child with their literacy and numeracy skills and how to support your child as they grow older. There are also modules on Relevant Legislation, SEN Tribunals and the British Dyslexia Association.
Section Two: This section carries a small charge of £10.00 and has a number of documents looking at specific elements: How Special Needs Support Works in Schools; Screening and Assessment; Specialist Teachers; Building your Child's Self-Esteem; Positive Thinking Strategies and Study Skills.