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Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Educational Links 7/7/16
How Teachers Can Help 'Quiet Kids' Tap Their Superpowers
It is easy to fall into the trap of doing things for pupils that they
are capable of doing themselves. But this means we are effectively
training students to only work if the TA is sat next to them. Instead,
we must try to reduce the isolation of pupils with dyslexia from the
teacher and from peers by equipping them with the strategies that will
allow them to fully participate in their new secondary environment.