Aug 11th - Learn About Dyslexia in the Workplace
The WAM programme at AHEAD are running a free online session to raise awareness and understanding of dyslexia run in partnership with Dyslexia Association of Ireland.
When: Wednesday 11th August from 11.30-1.00pm
Speaker Information: Caoimhe O’ Malley, B.A. (Hons), M.A., Single B.A., Higher Diploma in Education, is the Senior Adult Dyslexia Coordinator for The Dyslexia Association of Ireland. She is responsible for the development of dyslexia supports for adults including the development of in-person and online training to be delivered across the Adult Education (Further Education and Training (FETs) and Higher Education (HEIs)and Employment sectors.
Prior to joining DAI, Caoimhe has worked in the area of education, her main focus being the non-traditional student, ensuring equal access to education for all and that the correct supports are in place so that all students can reach their full potential, and enjoy their educational journey.
Aim: The aim of this session is to raise awareness of dyslexia and to help attendees develop a deeper understanding, while providing practical tips to assist the creation of a dyslexia friendly workplace.