Should dyslexia training be compulsory for all new teachers ?
Posted by: Sue Atkins
The British Dyslexia Association (BDA) is launching a hard hitting video campaign to make Dyslexia training mandatory for new teachers. It highlights problems caused by poor teacher awareness and lack of training.
According to recent research provided by the BDA, Dyslexia affects approximately 10% of all school pupils and a significantly higher proportion of excluded pupils.
You can sign the government e-petition here if you feel strongly about this http://youtu.be/26m7j1J0eus