Walking and Talking the DYS out of Dyslexia – August 2020

In 2002 I founded The Whole Dyslexic Society (www.thewds.org) and long story short we have a huge fundraiser for the whole of August. All details on the site. The WALKING part:We decided to walk a total of 8,000kms (the distance from the West to the East Coast of Canada) for $1 per km. Those taking

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Spotlight on Dyslexia – Questions and Feedback

I was lucky enough to be invited to present at the Learning Ally’s Spotlight on Dyslexia Virtual Conference on June 5, 2020. There were many questions asked that I wasn’t able to answer – so here we go! Where to find information:• The Gift of Dyslexia and The Gift of Learning by Ronald D Davis

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Spotlight on Dyslexia Virtual Conference June 5, 2020

Excited to be speaking at this amazing virtual conference hosted by Learning Ally, a worldwide organisation with potentially 7,000 attendees. NO pressure, just lots of wonderful opportunities to spread the word that there is no ‘dys’ in dyslexia ! If you want to register see link below and use my discount code SPOD20SH for a...

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Strange times… March 2020

Dear Visitor… Just to reassure you that I am here… working from home… taking sensible precautions and very happy to talk to you on the phone if you have enquiries. I am using Zoom sessions for interviews, holding review sessions for existing clients, and basically operating as close to normal as possible. If I can

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Welcoming exciting developments in 2020…

2019 closed on a very high note… following the Decoda Conference session, a CKNW Telethon and an interview on Global Morning News (Positive Dyslexia Facebook page to view), Sue is very grateful for the support and interest flowing into Positive Dyslexia and The Whole Dyslexic Society (www.thewds.org), especially from the North Shore...

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Decoda Literacy Conference – November 22 – Radisson Hotel, YVR

Sue was excited to be speaking at the two day Decoda Literacy Conference 2019. Her presentation Fish Don’t Climb Trees – A Whole New Look at Learning Challenges (No.39) is in two parts: the theory 1.45pm and the hands-on at 3pm.  Her session was very well received and has led to interest from many of

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Davis Learning Strategies Workshop for K-3 Teacher

The Workshop held last October in Burnaby was a huge success; we now have 16 teachers equipped to reach all the children in their classes, and deliver self-regulation tools, alphabet mastery, reading for all (not phonetic instruction), plus hands-on mastery of words for meaning and spelling. We hope to run another DLS Workshop this...

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