DAI Courses for Parents

DAI Courses for Parents will be next run in autumn 2010 as follows:

  • 2nd October – Athy, Co. Kildare.
  • 6th November – Drogheda, Co. Louth.

Click on the course location to download an application form (WORD format). Alternatively, contact the DAI office and a form can be emailed or posted to you.
Topics covered on these one-day courses will include:

  • Understanding Dyslexia.
  • Understanding the assessment report.
  • Accessing support in school, e.g. learning support, Irish exemption, exam accommodations.
  • Practical suggestions for parents and helping with homework.
  • Planning for the future – second level and beyond.
  • Computers and assistive technology.