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NAPLAN Results Are Out , How Did Your Team Go?

NAPLAN – Results Are Out , How Did Your Team Go? | 30th September, 2016 MARIANNE MULLALLY The NAPLAN (National Assessment Program Literacy and Numeracy) reports are out and schools and parents would be looking at how their kids have performed. How did your child go? If your child is in year 3, the national minimum standard is band 2. …

Tom MullallyNAPLAN Results Are Out , How Did Your Team Go?

Family History Dyslexia? How Dyslexia and Genetics work… NEW Research

Dyslexia Genetics Family History Dyslexia… Is Dyslexia Genetic? The short answer is yes. Dyslexia often runs in families. So if your child has dyslexia, there’s a chance you or another relative may have it too. About 40% of siblings of children with dyslexia might have the same reading issues. Up to 49% of parents of kids with dyslexia may have …

Tom MullallyFamily History Dyslexia? How Dyslexia and Genetics work… NEW Research
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Dyslexic Politicians Around the World

Dyslexic Politicians found around the world past and present! Why is it do you think that dyslexics make such great leaders in general? Is is because they are great visionaries who can see the bigger picture? Is is because they have a better ability to empathise with others because of their own struggle? We have listed some of the well …

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NAPLAN – There’s More To It Than Meets The Eye.

NAPLAN – There’s More To It Than Meets The Eye. | 12th April, 2016 MARIANNE MULLALLY On the weekend I saw a Year 7 boy for a consultation and we started talking about the up and coming National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) tests. He and his mum were both of the opinion that the only reason for …

Tom MullallyNAPLAN – There’s More To It Than Meets The Eye.

What is Dysgraphia?

What is Dysgraphia? Dysgraphia is when someone has difficulty expressing themselves in writing. The word dysgraphia comes from the Greek words dys meaning “impaired” and graphia meaning “making letter forms by hand”. Dysgraphia is a brain-based issue. It’s not the result of a child being lazy. For many children with dysgraphia, just holding a pencil and organizing letters on a …

Tom MullallyWhat is Dysgraphia?
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Why mums need to harden up – when it comes to their kids.

Here are a couple of tried-and-true recommendations based on extensive experience – 1 – Mums need to harden up when it comes to working with their children and to stop caving in to the whinge-factor 2 – Mums need to be firmer when speaking to their kids school teachers A COUPLE OF QUESTIONS FOR YOU: Why is it that when …

Tom MullallyWhy mums need to harden up – when it comes to their kids.
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What Causes Dyslexia? 4 Simple Explanations:

22 February, 2016 MARIANNE MULLALLY – What Causes Dyslexia? Figuring out What Causes Dyslexia may feel like a complex and overwhelming task. This simple explanation might put it into perspective. Having worked with dyslexics for over ten years and being the parent of a dyslexic, it’s one of the questions that frequently comes up in conversation, what causes dyslexia? So What Causes …

Tom MullallyWhat Causes Dyslexia? 4 Simple Explanations:
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5 Tips for Parents to Improve your Child’s Learning

15 February, 2016 MARIANNE MULLALLY – 5 Tips for Parents to Improve your Child’s Learning It goes without saying, parents are always the #1 supporter of their child. AND those same parents are also their child’s #1 influence when it comes to education. When parents are engaged in their child’s education research shows that the child is far more likely to …

Tom Mullally5 Tips for Parents to Improve your Child’s Learning
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10 Most Common Signs of Dyslexia

9th February , 2016 MARIANNE MULLALLY 10 Most Common Signs of Dyslexia Dyslexia is not an illness or a disease. It is simply the way the brain is wired. It is not correlated to intelligence at all. The fact is most Dyslexics have average or above average levels of intelligence and are often very quick learners in many ways, but …

Tom Mullally10 Most Common Signs of Dyslexia
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Top 11 Sexiest Famous Dyslexic Men

We have listed the top 11 Famous Dyslexic Men in order of Sexiness. Find out who makes it on to our list! Do you agree? Final Thoughts There are many famous dyslexics, and we have only listed 11 (originally this blog post was suppose to be 10, but it was impossible to take someone off the list). The common theme from these guys …

Tom MullallyTop 11 Sexiest Famous Dyslexic Men