This fully updated third edition of a favourite text contains practical and useful advice for students with dyslexia. The book outlines how to get the most from college both personally and academically, and gives hands-on advice on using available human and technological support.Dyslexia at College also provides support staff in further and higher education with the information they require for setting up and running efficient support services for dyslexic students. It is also an accessible text for mainstream lecturers and tutors who will need to be aware of the implications of the Disability Discrimination Act in order to meet the needs of dyslexic students in their teaching.
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An Unusual Balance of Skills: Dyslexia in Higher Education By Doering, Jonathan W. Contemporary Review, Vol. 282, No. 1645, February 2003
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