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.
To deny a dyslexic person a proper education can be a waste of potential, if the correct training is incorporated into the education system it will encourage individual pupils to develop their personal skills. ”
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