Helping all those concerned with the teaching and support of individuals with SpLD: dyslexia, dyspraxia, ADD and Aspergers syndrome.
Welcome to our website.
Patoss, the Professional Association for Teachers and Assessors of Students with Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD) celebrated its 25th Anniversary in 2012. We offer our members a range of services to help them in their day-to-day work as well as representing the interests of teachers and students in matters that affect individuals with SpLD.
You can find out more about the aims of Patoss, our different types of membership and the benefits here.
Patoss seeks to influence the development of policy regarding Specific Learning Difficulties and you can find out about current initiatives here. If you are looking for information on Assessment or Teaching Practising Certificates, insurance, professional publications or training opportunities you will find them on the website as well as information about our local groups.
If you are a parent of a student with specific learning difficulties looking for a teacher or assessor click here. If you are seeking information or advice have a look at our information sheets or contact our electronic helpline using our Quick Contact Form where one of our trained professionals will aim to get a response back to you within 5 working days. Our administration staff can be contacted on 01386 712650.
For more information about Patoss and the services it offers click here.
Our 2015 programme is available to book from our Events pages 2015 Autumn Programme Details
If you're having trouble getting to one of our scheduled CPD Events - maybe we could come to you? See our In-House leaflet for more information
for more details and to download a form click here
Qualify for an APC
Hold an ATS Qualification +CCET? or want to get up-to-date with Assessment Practice? - Sign up now for the BathSpa SpLD/Dyslexia: The Effective Assessment Report (Module leading to APC -minimum pre-requisite ATS + CCET) delivered in conjunction with Patoss. Held in London and in Bath
Starts January 2015
Contact Dr Sarah Couzens