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Scottish Public Libraries "Welcoming Dyslexic Readers" Staff Training
Thu 1 December 2016, 10:30 – 16:00 GMT
One day training for public library staff working with children, young people and adults, to increase confidence in providing services for dyslexic readers.
Thursday 1st December, Central Library, Edinburgh, 7-9 George IV Bridge, EH1 1EG
Monday 12th December, IET Teacher Building, 14 St Enoch Square, Glasgow G1 4DB
Library services can nominate up to 3 people to attend the training. This is across both sessions and not three people per session. Venue capacity is limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Draft programme (both dates):
1030-1.00 Introduction./Dyslexia Scotland awareness training
1-1.40 Networking lunch
1.40-2.10 Dyslexia Scotland
210-310 Dyslexia-friendly publishing (Barrington Stoke)
3.30-4.00 Parallel Sessions: Dyslexia-friendly Chatterbook (Wendy Pearson) and Prison Bookgroups (Tracey Yuille)
4-415 Closing Comments/Next Steps