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Understanding Learning Difficulties: A six module online learning course from DSF

  DSF is pleased to announce the release of our Understanding Learning Difficulties e-learning course for teachers, school psychologists and speech pathologists. This comprehensive online course provides participants with access to current information on learning difficulties, learning disorders, the processing … Continue reading

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References for: Morphemes Matter (DSF Bulletin Vol. 53 – Spring 2017)

References for Article:  Morphemes Matter Publication: DSF Bulletin – Volume 53 – Spring 2017 Published: November 2017 Apel, K., & Henbest, V. S. (2016). Affix meaning knowledge in first through third grade students. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, … Continue reading

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Factors that Contribute to Successful Reading Comprehension

A compelling model of reading acquisition is that encapsulated in the ‘Simple View of Reading’ (Gough and Tunmer, 1986). This essentially describes the two central components of successful reading as being the capacity to read the words on the page … Continue reading

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Understanding Learning Difficulties: Two practical guides from DSF

Understanding Learning Difficulties: A practical guide A comprehensive, evidence-based reference of strategies to assist students with learning difficulties. This booklet, in conjunction with the enclosed CD, is designed to provide principals, teachers and school psychologists throughout Australia, with a greater … Continue reading

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Special Presentation

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2014 Movie Night!

TRACKS Thursday 13th March 2014 at 6pm at Luna Cinemas 155 Oxford St, Leederville Tickets $25 All proceeds to Dyslexia-SPELD Foundation & UWWA Movie synopsis: Tracks is based on the inspirational and iconic true story of Robyn Davidson. Robyn’s phenomenal … Continue reading

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Book Shop Open-Day

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‘Talk for Writing’ with Pie Corbett

A series of workshops presented by internationally renowned literacy expert and author Pie Corbett* More information can be found here.

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Semester 1 PL Calendar Now Available

You can now access the Professional Learning Calendar for Semester 1 2014! click here to have a look.

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New Features Added to Website

With the launch of our new website comes some new features! Members can now use our ‘Tutor Finder’ to access DSF specialist teachers and tutors Registrations for Professional Development courses will soon be available online Members can now post to … Continue reading

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