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Resetting Dyslexia Action course booking website passwords
by Dyslexia Admin - Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 10:51 AM

Dear Participants

Please note that there is a recent security threat on the web known as “heartbleed” which is affecting websites globally. Dyslexia Action has taken some security measures in order to tackle such threats.

One important security measure that we are going to take is to reset your...

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Moodle Messaging System
by Mat Dydak - Webmaster - Friday, 11 April 2014, 10:07 AM

Dear Participants,

Please note that sometimes we communicate using the internal messaging system on Moodle.  To check if you have any messages waiting click on the MESSAGES block on the right hand side of this page.

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Dyslexia Guild
by Mat Dydak - Webmaster - Friday, 28 February 2014, 5:44 PM

Dyslexia Guild offers a wide range of benefits:

  • A discount place at the annual Guild Conference
  • Free webinars
  • Free copies of the Dyslexia Review journal
  • Bi-monthly electronic newsletter with information on Dyslexia and SpLD
  • Access to online library of specialist e-books and e-journals, accessible 24/7, plus hard copy tests, books and teaching materials that may be borrowed
  • CPD courses and Assessment Practicing Certificate renewal and issuing
  • Access to Guild Forums and internal Dyslexia related discussion groups

 To join the Guild go to

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Online Summer School July 2014
by Mat Dydak - Webmaster - Friday, 28 February 2014, 5:10 PM

Summer School will start in July 2014

Learn during the holidays without having to compromise your travel plans.  We are offering more units this year.  You will be able to select an individual unit (unit availability details to be confirmed) or start an award (award availability details to be confirmed.  Those starting an award will  the first unit over the summer period and complete the further two units between September 2014 and January 2015).  For more information on our CPD Programme click here, for more information on our International Programme click here .

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Press Release
by Mat Dydak - Webmaster - Friday, 28 February 2014, 5:09 PM

CONTROVERSIAL acclaims that a dyslexia diagnosis is without value are roundly rejected. In a new book called: "The Dyslexia Debate", Professor Julian Elliott, a former teacher of children with learning difficulties, says more focus should be put on helping children to read, rather than finding a label for their difficulty.  To read the full article please click on the attached PDF document.

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Notes on using Moodle
by Mat Dydak - Webmaster - Friday, 28 February 2014, 4:57 PM

Internet Explorer is not fully compatible with this version of Moodle.  By continuing to use Internet Explorer you run the risk of encountering problems with uploading of your course assignments.  Moodle Support recommends using Google Chrome instead.  To download Chrome please click here and install the free browser on your computer.  As a side note Internet Explorer is an internet browser and so is Google Chrome, both programs are free.  Internet Explorer is produced by Microsoft Corp. and Google Chrome by its competitor, Google Corp.