Dyslexia is a general term for disorders involving difficulties in learning to read or interpret words, letters, and other symbols; but do not affect general intelligence. So, how can a speech and language therapist help?
About Elliot Agro
This author has yet to write their bio.Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Elliot Agro contributed a whooping 43 entries.
Entries by Elliot Agro
Corrie is currently featuring a storyline involving coercive control in a relationship. Read on to learn about some of the signs that may indicate emotional abuse could be taking place.
Stress is both a psychological and physical reaction to something that threatens our wellbeing – looming deadlines, poverty or a fight with your significant other. So, can meditation really help? Let’s learn about the science.
A lot of therapy these days is geared towards supporting the maternal relationship, without considering the significant role that fathers play. Did you know? There is actually some research to suggest that we learn more of our vocabulary from our Fathers than our Mothers.
Difficulties with Auditory memory can have a significant impact on a pupil’s ability to attend and learn at the same rate as the rest of their class. Here are the top five questions I am asked by educators about auditory memory.
Researchers have explored CDS for many years, looking at how parents adapt their language to their children and what effect this can have on a child’s linguistic development. As a parent/caregiver, you are one of the most influential people in your child’s life. You are the first person they hear, see, and interact with every single day.
When we have a student in our class with a known hearing impairment, we are quick to provide technological and environmental solutions. But, we don’t always think about the listening environment for the average pupil. We assume that all healthy children can hear and have a fully developed listening system. Unfortunately, this is not always the case.
Just under 2 years ago, Alex received her diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome at 22 years old. You may be surprised to hear that Alex is in fact just one in thousands of females who will wait until their early twenties to finally be diagnosed with Autism – some even being much older than that. The question is, why?
In the second blog of a three part series about vocabulary teaching, we discuss how we begin to teach children the vocabulary they need; and which children specifically benefit from this kind of teaching. Is this best achieved using a whole class, targeted or specialist approach?
In July 2018, the House of Commons Education Committee put together their review of alternative provisions in the UK and the difficulties around providing education for children not in mainstream education. Read on for our break down and what it means for educators and those providing interventions.
Subscribe to mable
Sign up for the latest news and events