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#dyslexia

# dyslexia - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Call for change in language requirements for garda recruits with dyslexia

Learning additional languages is often very challenging for students with dyslexia.

# dyslexia - Monday 12 August, 2019

'Huge positive impact', 'very problematic': Mixed reactions to Irish exemption rule changes

IQ levels and psychological assessments are no longer a factor.

# dyslexia - Thursday 21 June, 2018

From The Daily Edge Holly Willloughby got super honest about her dyslexia on This Morning This Morning

Holly Willloughby got super honest about her dyslexia on This Morning

She was discussing the condition with Spandau Ballet star Martin Kemp.

# dyslexia - Monday 28 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge A lad with dyslexia from Kildare drew an excellent portrait of Robin Williams for a lovely reason Dyslexia

A lad with dyslexia from Kildare drew an excellent portrait of Robin Williams for a lovely reason

The actor showed many people that dyslexia doesn’t have to hold you back in life.

# dyslexia - Saturday 3 June, 2017

'Boxer' Moran: 'Yes, I have difficulties with reading, but I am as clever a man as you will ever meet'

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran says he has been inundated with messages of support from people since his appearance on the Late Late Show.

# dyslexia - Friday 20 May, 2016

Student with dyslexia brings fresh High Court appeal to secure help for Leaving Cert exams

His previous application for a reader was refused before the supporting evidence was submitted.

# dyslexia - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Dyslexic student launches High Court action after being denied exam support

The 18-year-old Leaving Cert student is hoping to secure a reader that will allow him to understand exam papers.

# dyslexia - Monday 7 March, 2016

This is what reading looks like when you have dyslexia

A developer has created code to show non-dyslexic users what reading is like with it.

# dyslexia - Friday 9 October, 2015

'I found out I was dyslexic in the 90s. Deep down I knew I wasn’t as ‘stupid’ as I was made to feel in school'

‘My experience of being dyslexic in school gave me additional skills I didn’t realise I had, such as problem solving.’

# dyslexia - Sunday 22 March, 2015

'When I was finally diagnosed, I realised I wasn't stupid'

One or two children in every classroom has this condition.

# dyslexia - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Online programme helps children with dyslexia and reading issues

The programme can also help adults who have reading difficulties.

# dyslexia - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Column: The emotional fallout of dyslexia is often overlooked

Dyslexia is a Specific Learning Difficulty that can result in very able children struggling to keep up with their peers in the area of literacy – resulting in great frustration, writes Deirdre Griffin.