Über den Autor
A teacher and university lecturer for many years, Dr Gavin Reid is an Educational Psychologist in Vancouver, Canada, a consultant with the Center for Child Evaluation and Teaching (CCET) in Kuwait, and a Director of the Red Rose School for Children with Dyslexia in Lancashire, UK. He is a prolific author, international consultant and trainer and has held seminars on effective learning in over 50 countries worldwide.
Introduction.; 1 Understanding Dyslexia.; 2 An overview of the Research.; 3 Identification and Assessment.; 4 Reading.; 5 Spelling.; 6 Creative Writing.; 7 Planning for Learning - study skills and differentiation.; 8 Supporting learners with dyslexia in the secondary/high school.; 9 Dyslexia and Learning Skills.; 10 Specific Learning Difficulties - the overlap.; 11 Role of Parents.; 12 Staff Development - policy and provision.; Appendix 1 Further information - contacts and organisations.; Appendix 2 Examples of tests. References.
This third edition of this bestselling book for teachers contains new material on early identification and intervention.