Assistive Technology to support students with difficulties with reading, writing and organising.
Appropriate for students with dyslexia and/or dyspraxia/DCD
During this workshop students with specific learning difficulties and their parents will be introduced to a variety of assistive technologies to support the needs of a student and their parents with their schoolwork, homework and study.
There will be technologies to support writing difficulties, reading difficulties and challenges around planning and organising.
Assistive technologies covered in the day will include Read and Write Gold and Dragon Naturally Speaking and free alternatives. You will also get to use mind mapping software in addition to basic IT advice around touch-typing and file management skills.
This workshop is suitable for second level students. It is also suitable for 5th and 6th class students accompanied by a parent/guardian. One booking covers parent and child.
Light lunch will be served on the day.
Date: Saturday 18th January
Time: 10am to 4.00pm
Venue: Cork Education Support Centre
|Course Start Date / Time||18-01-2020 10:00 am|
|Course End Date / Time||18-01-2020|
|Location||Cork Education Support Centre|
Cork Education Support Centre, The Rectory, Western Road, Cork
TEL: +353 21 4255600