Title Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark for Vocational, Education and Training Organisations
Project Number UK/09/LLP-LdV/TOI-163_259
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Country UK-United Kingdom
Marketing Text The British Dyslexia Association worked with partners in Bulgaria, Italy, Romania and Hungary to enable Vocational, Educational and Technical establishments to have successfully completed a Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark.
Summary Working in 5 Eurpoean countries, the aim of the project was to spread good dyslexia friendly practice and enabled 3 vocational, education and training establishments in each country to achieve a Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark award.
Description The Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark is a whole organisation scheme bringing about dyslexia friendly policies and practices throughout the target organisations. The project included the use and translation of a computer based profiler for the purpose of screening for dyslexic type difficulties.
Recognition, transparency, certification
Access for disadvantaged
Utilization and distribution of results
Wholesale and Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles and Motorcycles
Other Service Activities
Administrative and Support Service Activities
Accommodation and Food Service Activities
Professional, Scientific and Technical Activities
Human Health and Social Work Activities
Information and Communication
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation
transparency and certification
procedure for the analysis and prognosis of the vocational training requirement
material for open learning
Product information Each partner was issued with the BDA Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark standards. These standards were translated into the appropriate partner language and adaptations made to ensure their compatability within their different educational settings. A copy of the standards and full supporting documentation can be found on our project website www.dyslexia-veto.eu