ICT for reducing barriers to literacy by rcrellin | Aug 10, 2018 | Uncategorized | 0 comments “Literacy barriers are the most common reasons for additional support and intervention at all ages and stages of education.” Carol Allen is a highly sought-after School Improvement Adviser for ICT and students with learning difficulties in the UK. She is holding two workshops in Melbourne next week. Teacher workshop – Thursday 16 August With a focus on dyslexia, this one-day workshop will explore the key barriers to literacy and their implications for curriculum access. Practical and easy to implement solutions will be shared with attendees, allowing teachers to take and try the strategies in their own schools. Parent Workshop – Wednesday 15 August 6:00pm With a focus on dyslexia, this two-hour workshop will explore the use of ICT at home (and at school) to assist in reducing barriers to literacy. Practical and easy to implement solutions will be shared with attendees, allowing parents to take and try the strategies in their own home. Submit a CommentYou must be logged in to post a comment.