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Technology to Support Dyslexia in Education

Starts Autumn, 2024 (5 week course)

£200 per individual.

Welcome to this new CALL Scotland course on Technology to Support Dyslexia in Education. This 5 week online course will focus on and explore a range of technologies, resources, and strategies to support learners with literacy difficulties arising from dyslexia.

This course is a technology-based course for educators and other professionals working within the Scottish Education sector who want to learn how assistive technology can support learners with dysleixia to overcome barriers to learning.

We are currently preparing this course.
Add your name to a waiting list by emailing call.scotland@ed.ac.uk

About the course

This is a 5-week self-study course supplemented with 5 online workshops on a Tuesday 4:00 - 5:00pm delivered by CALL Scotland team. This course would suit all teachers, Support for Learning teachers, Pupil Support Assistants working with primary and secondary dyslexic pupils.

The structure of the course will be as follows:


Aims of the course

Our main aim is that you enjoy the course and learn something new!

Learning Outcomes

Course tutors

CALL Scotland team members Paul Nisbet, Shirley Lawson, Kirsteen Steven and Craig Mill are your course tutors. All of them have many years of experience working with dyslexic pupils and have the expertise of assistive technologies.

Further questions

Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions before signing up: kirsteen.steven@ed.ac.uk

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