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12/09

Dyscalculia: what parents need to know

What is dyscalculia? The dictionary definition is “severe difficulty in making arithmetical calculations as a result of brain disorder”. It is a learning difficulty like dyslexia, but relating to maths instead of language. However, there …

12/09

Schools failing to help pupils with ‘maths dyslexia’

A study found that 100 times more children had dyslexia diagnosed than dyscalculia Maths “dyslexia” in children is hugely underdiagnosed, academics said yesterday after the latest research. They estimate that similar numbers of pupils…

14/08

Don’t be in any doubt – ADHD is a condition and it must be treated

Britain is right to take a more cautious approach than the US, but we should be prepared to fund a range of treatments Imagine a neurological condition that affects one in 20 under-18s. It starts early, causes significant distress and pain to t…

13/07

Patoss Access Arrangements course: Our new video introduction

Our latest short video offers an introduction to the Patoss Access Arrangements course which has been developed in conjunction with the JCQ. Find out what’s involved in the course, who it's for and the benefits for those who attend... …

25/05

GDPR Information for Members

Our new website has a Special Interest for Members Only page where we put important information just for members. Just login and go to Guidance and Advice/Special interest for Members Only.…

24/05

A Patoss Special Offer for New Members

All new members who apply through our website will receive, as a special welcome, one of our coveted Conference Programmes from our March 2018 Conference. The programme contains introductions to each of the nine-seminar session including slides and …

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