Using Google Classroom and Google Docs to support students with Dyslexia, ADHD and other Learning Differences

preeti Event News Leave a Comment

Self esteem and motivation can be a big issue for students who have spent years struggling to keep up with classwork. Teachers seldom recognise how much effort is going into surviving each day. Positive feedback becomes less and less as teachers focus on the shortfalls.  These students become more self-aware and know that many of their peers regard them as not being …

Jeanette Buckley

Building life skills in special needs students [VIDEO]

jessica Uncategorised Leave a Comment

In the special needs education, it is not just about teaching students one math skill or a linguistic skill, but rather to empower them to be flexible and use the individual skills innovatively and together with peers. And technology is helping to SEN educators and specialists do just that. At EduTECH Asia last November, we had the opportunity to chat with with …

Improving learning outcomes for dyspraxia

preeti Event News Leave a Comment

Developmental coordination disorder (DCD), also known as dyspraxia, is one of the most common developmental disorders of childhood. However, poor awareness of the condition means that children’s difficulties are often dismissed as developmental immaturity, leading to delays in accessing the early support and care the child needs. We spoke with Sue McLaren who is the Research and Project Coordinator for Animal Fun …