Dr Kevin Smith

Patoss CPD Co-ordinator

Kevin was diagnosed with Dyslexia at the age seven. He attended Frewen College, a boarding school for Dyslexic boys. Kevin gained a BA in Law and History at university and to fulfil his keen interest in helping others like him he pursued training in special education. He now holds a Masters Degree in Dyslexia Studies and a Postgraduate Diploma in Assessing Students with Specific Learning Differences (SpLD). Kevin also has a PhD in Dyslexia Studies. He began his teaching career in Further Education, working in colleges both in London and Luton and then became Director of Training with the Dyslexia Association of Singapore. He has also taught in Higher Education as a course leader for a Master’s Degree in Specific Learning Difficulties, and has supported Dyslexic students in Higher Education. Currently, Kevin is the CPD Programme Co-ordinator for PATOSS, and also, is a Study Skills teacher at Westminster School, London