Each year, October is recognized worldwide as Dyslexia Awareness Month, a time to come together to raise awareness, share resources, and tell stories about dyslexia successes.
Ysgol Bro Dinefwr would like all pupils and staff to take part this year, and show their support by wearing RED on Friday 9th October.
The following are suggestions by the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) on how else you could raise awareness:
Adopting the official #IDAGoRed Facebook Profile Picture Frame:
To install, visit Facebook, and select your profile picture. Click “Add Frame” and search “IDAGoRed.” Click “Save” and you’re set!
Using the official #IDAGoRed Profile Picture:
Feel free to download and set as your own profile picture to spread awareness on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and any other social media platforms! To download, right-click and “save image as.”
Using the official #IDAGoRed Dyslexia Awareness Month 2020 Email Signature:
Spread dyslexia awareness with the email signature graphic! To download, right-click and “save image as.”
Important Dates and Events
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 – Dyslexia Awareness Around the World Twitter Party – Register Now
Take part in a discussion about the importance of dyslexia awareness.
Saturday, October 17, 2020 – RED (Reimagining Education for Dyslexia) Global Soirée – Learn More
Join in with a 24-hour fundraising extravaganza, featuring the Lip Service Lip Sync competition, a Celebrity Red Carpet Walk, and much, much more.
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 – The Importance of Structured Literacy – Register Now
Learn more about Structured Literacy during a discussion with top experts in the field.