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Short Film about dyslexia designed by creative artists with dyslexia. Original Idea from Dyslexia from the wise and Aspire2Inspire Dyslexia.  Filmed and edited by Sandra Munoz-Alvarez from Keepsake Videos. Elizabeth Kwarteng-Amaning (BA Hons- PGCE) Founder/CEO
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TextHelp Read&Write - Cross platform assistive technology

At Texthelp, we know there’s a whole world of avid readers and fluent writers out there waiting for the right support. Our assistive learning solutions help people of all ages achieve their potential by understanding, reading, writing and communicating with greater ease and confidence. Our products are great for people with learning difficulties, dyslexia or visual impairments, English Language Learners (ELL) and those learning English as a Second Language (ESL).                                           Read & Write Gold Overview Read&Write GOLD Mobile Benefits Portable Read&Write GOLD Mobile provides users with all of the features of Read&Write 11.5 Gold with the added benefit of being able to use it anytime, anywhere, on any computer – without having to have Read&Write 11.5 Gold installed on it. One licence lets you work on any computer. ~

New Competition!

For your chance to win a personal license of Sonocent Audio Notetaker, Enter our latest competition NOW! How can assistive technology help within workplace or education


A while back we ran a competition offering you the chance to win an Olympus digital recorder along with Olympus Sonority software.  Our winner was delighted with her prize and speaks very highly of both the digital recorder and the software.  It has really made a difference to her ability to study, take notes and complete assignments to a higher standard. Take a look at the videos below and the Olympus page in our 'Partners' section on the website.

TeachTapin students talk about their journey through education

In this short interview two of my students talk about their journey through education with Dyslexia, Dyscalculia and Irlen Syndrome and how technology and the support of Sandra Fox and TeachTapin.  For more information on the topics discussed in this video please see the links below.    TeachTapin   Dragon   Claro   iOverlay

Cloud storage: Dropbox & SkyDrive

Take a look at this introduction to Dropbox.  We thought we should share this again as we begin the second semester of the academic year, it is more important than ever to keep our files organised and in one place.    Using Dropbox and handy applications like DropVox that go hand-in-hand will help you to keep on top of everything during the next few months. What Is Dropbox? from Sandra Fox on Vimeo . If you're looking for an alternative to DropBox, you may be interested in SkyDrive, take a look at the video below for more info on the SkyDrive features... SkyDrive

Visual Stress

  For many year's I thought that my reading ability, concentration and memory all related to my dyslexia.  Many years later I discovered that visual stress caused by Irlen syndrome was creating many additional issues, I began using tinted glasses and overlays and found that much of my visual stress was relieved.  Here are a few tips on relieving visual stress.   David Hillel Burns has been a practising optometrist in North London for nearly three decades, working in his own practice in Tottenham, in North Middlesex and Whittington Hospitals, and as of 2011, he is now based in East Finchley, with a new practice featuring state-of-the-art equipment - which means that he can offer you a far better and more accurate diagnosis than many of the leading optician chains! David provides advanced services, including Irlen syndrome tests.     Cerium Visual Technologies   Beneficial reports of the use of colour for reading diffic