Last Tuesday, 15 December, the British Council hosted the webinar on Improving Reading Comprehension for Learners with Dyslexia, exploring some of the learner’s difficulties. The webinar also presented strategies and techniques for teachers to support struggling readers. The live webcast, delivered by Ms Bríd Ní Chatháin, presented strategies and techniques for teachers who want to support struggling readers.
Ms Bríd Ní Chatháin is originally from Ireland, and she currently works as Head of English (Primary) at the Nelson Mandela International School in Berlin, Germany. She holds an International Diploma in Teaching Support for Dyslexia and Literacy.
After the webinar, Ms Hazelle Preclaro-Ongtengco, Associate Professor at the UP College of Education Reading Department and Vice President of the Philippine Dyslexia Foundation, gave a short presentation on dyslexia.
This is part of a series of webinars, lectures and discussions facilitated by the British Council to support teachers.