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Word of the Week – Forgetfulness

'Word of the Week' is DYT's weekly partnership with author Tim Glynn-Jones. Each week Tim will choose a word, exploring the history behind its meaning, pulling upon an assortment of wry observations on life as well as revealing some surprising historical facts and amusing home truths. This week: forgetfulness.   Now, what was I going to write about this week? [...]

By | 2019-04-15T10:02:53+00:00 April 10th, 2019|Categories: Blogs|0 Comments

Finding literacy hard shouldn’t lead to the dumb table!

DYT’s founder & chair Sarah Driver on why Ofsted’s new framework needs to look beyond learning to read. Today is the last day to submit a response to the Ofsted’s consultation on their new draft Inspection Framework. DYT’s response broadly welcomed the new framework, but we raised several points to be considered and I wanted to write about the one [...]

By | 2019-04-15T10:04:47+00:00 April 5th, 2019|Categories: Blogs, SEND|0 Comments

Literacy Difficulties – The DYT Position

DYT have published a new position paper that explains what we mean by ‘literacy difficulties’, the challenge they pose, and what needs to change to ensure every learner is able to thrive. The DYT definition… Literacy difficulties are persistent difficulty in reading, writing, speaking and/or listening that may not be responsive to standard education approaches and req uires further intervention. [...]

By | 2019-04-12T21:08:43+00:00 April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Blogs, News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Word of the Week – Queue

'Word of the Week' is DYT's weekly partnership with author Tim Glynn-Jones. Each week Tim will choose a word, exploring the history behind its meaning, pulling upon an assortment of wry observations on life as well as revealing some surprising historical facts and amusing home truths. This week: queue   Apologies for the delay. Just trying to stay on trend. [...]

By | 2019-03-28T09:56:02+00:00 March 28th, 2019|Categories: Blogs|Tags: |0 Comments

Word of the Week – IT

'Word of the Week' is DYT's weekly partnership with author Tim Glynn-Jones. Each week Tim will choose a word, exploring the history behind its meaning, pulling upon an assortment of wry observations on life as well as revealing some surprising historical facts and amusing home truths. This week: IT Apologies if you work in Information Technology, but a recent survey [...]

By | 2019-03-27T15:37:59+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Categories: Blogs|0 Comments

Word of the Week – Bizbong

'Word of the Week' is DYT's new weekly partnership with author Tim Glynn-Jones. Each week Tim will choose a word, exploring the history behind its meaning, pulling upon an assortment of wry observations on life as well as revealing some surprising historical facts and amusing home truths. This week: Bizbong Until three days ago there was no such word as [...]

By | 2019-04-15T14:37:14+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Categories: Blogs|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

#WorldBookDay 2019 – SEND Literature Book List

Celebrating 22 years of World Book Day on the 7th March 2019, schools across the country have an excellent opportunity to get involved and support the development and appreciation of reading. To help you along the way, we've put together a list of some of our favourite inclusive books on SEND. Autism I see things differently, P Thomas (2014) Psychotherapist [...]

By | 2019-03-06T16:26:50+00:00 March 6th, 2019|Categories: Blogs|0 Comments

Word of the Week – Fast

'Word of the Week' is DYT's new weekly partnership with author Tim Glynn-Jones. Each week Tim will choose a word, exploring the history behind its meaning, pulling upon an assortment of wry observations on life as well as revealing some surprising historical facts and amusing home truths. This week: Fast Anyone new to learning English will be delighted to hear [...]

By | 2019-03-11T10:34:51+00:00 March 6th, 2019|Categories: Blogs|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Word of the Week – Toast

'Word of the Week' is DYT's new weekly partnership with author Tim Glynn-Jones. Each week Tim will choose a word, exploring the history behind its meaning, pulling upon an assortment of wry observations on life as well as revealing some surprising historical facts and amusing home truths. This week: Toast. The word breakfast has always been a favourite of mine, [...]

By | 2019-02-27T16:09:13+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Categories: Blogs|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Spending Well and Spending Wisely

DYT CEO Chris Rossiter takes us through the importance of spending wisely to ensure that consultants are the right fit for their school and ultimately assess whether they will make any difference for learners. All of us working in education understand and feel, at different levels, the impact a lack of funding is having in our schools. As a chair [...]

By | 2019-02-21T12:42:44+00:00 February 21st, 2019|Categories: Blogs|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.