The test is designed by Michael Vinegrad: A revised Dyslexia Checklist. Educare, No 48 March 1994.
If you complete the checklist and feel you want to have a full dyslexia assessment you can find out how to go about this from your national dyslexia association.
I'm dyslexic and so are four of my children. It can be very difficult in the beginning but then you learn to cope with it. ”
Sir Richard Branson
Being dyslexic can actually help in the outside world. I see some things clearer than other people do because I have to simplify things to help me and that has helped others. ”
I was, on the whole, considerably discouraged by my school days. It was not pleasant to feel oneself so completely outclassed and left behind at the beginning of the race ”
I am a great supporter of Xtraordinary People as with the right training, teachers will not only be able to spot dyslexia in pupils early but will be able to support them and bring out their individual talents. ”
I hated school and felt really held back by my dyslexia. Xtraordinary People's campaign to provide a specialist teacher in every school is fantastic ”
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