Dyslexia Next Steps for Teens: Everything You Need to Know about College, University and the Workplace

Dyslexia Next Steps for Teens: Everything You Need to Know about College, University and the Workplace

by Ann-Marie McNicholas

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781785925597
Publisher: Kingsley, Jessica Publishers
Publication date: 09/21/2018
Pages: 88
Sales rank: 894,770
Product dimensions: 6.54(w) x 8.54(h) x 0.31(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

About the Author

Ann-Marie McNicholas has 20 years' experience working as a learning support advisor and specialist teacher in a further education college. She advises parents, professionals and prospective students on preparing for the transition to further education.

Table of Contents

Foreword. Introduction. 1. What is college life like for someone with dyslexia? 2. What course should I study? 3. How can I get support at college? 4. Will I need to have a dyslexia assessment? 5. What kind of support is available? 6. Can I get help in exams? 7. What technology is helpful? 8. How do I stay organised? 9. What do I need to know about life outside college? 10. What happens after college? Appendix 1: Microsoft Word text reader. Appendix 2: Windows Speech Recognition. Appendix 3: Checklist of Items Needed for College. Appendix 4: Weekly Work Planner.

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