🔊 Listen to this What an amazing start to the year From being shortlisted for Telstra Business Woman of the Year and know I’ve now been lucky enough to win a scholarship to The Women’s Business School! I’m so excited and honoured to have won this scholarship it’s going to be an amazing 2019 for […]
🔊 Listen to this 1 in 10 Australians has Dyslexia Up to 40% of the prison population have Dyslexia People with Dyslexia have an attempted suicide rate of 46% higher than the average population. Dyslexic individuals have untapped skills that are essential to the future workforce. The Dear Dyslexic Foundation empowers those 16 and over […]
🔊 Listen to this James Sedman BCom BIntBus MBus (Applied Finance). James brings a vast range of strategic experience, acting on several Board and Committees and holding high level management and policy roles within government and the not-for-profit sectors. James is a passionate advocate and policy developer, specialising in economic, governance and disability rights and support. James […]
🔊 Listen to this In this episode, Shae speaks with Nicole Dominique Le on all things dyslexia and HR in the workplace and the value of a diverse workforce. Shae hopes you enjoy this interesting and practical podcast for those with dyslexia who are working and employers and HR departments.
🔊 Listen to this Karen has Dyslexia and Dysgraphia. While she was diagnosed early in life, during her schooling through the 1980s and 1990s she struggled with standard schooling. Early in her career, she became an Early Childhood Educator and soon found her passion, for working with children with developmental disabilities. In 1997, she began working in […]
🔊 Listen to this It was a great meeting with Hugo and Jim from Dystech Australia this weekend to learn about the amazing work they are developing in the field of dyslexia and dysgraphia. Great to see such thought provoking and exciting advances in technology being developed right here in regional Victoria. Outstanding work and I’m so […]
🔊 Listen to this Dear Dyslexic CEO Shae Wissell met with Tim Wood, General Manager Waterways and Land at Melbourne Water, from Melbourne Water to discuss Inclusion and Diversity in the workplace, including dyslexia. This formed part of Melbourne Water’s activities for International Disability Day.Thanks to Jill Sears, Inclusion and Diversity Manager and Melbourne Water for […]
🔊 Listen to this A massive thank you to Christine MacJouvelet, Sandra Hargreaves, Dr Jaquline Caskey and Laura Dickinson for the excellent workshop they ran on the 16th of November, in Melbourne in partnership with Critical Agendas. 50 Teachers, Special Education Teachers and Learning Support Officers attended the workshop from across Victoria. A lot of learnings […]
🔊 Listen to this Rosalie is a criminologist, an accredited facilitator with the Center for Courage & Renewal, and a clinical speech pathologist with more than 30 years’ experience. In 2013 Rosalie founded a charity, Chatter Matters Tasmania, to bring literacy and parent-child attachment programs to Tasmania’s Risdon Prison. She was awarded 2017 Tasmanian Australian […]
🔊 Listen to this This month Shae speaks with Rosalie Martin is a criminologist, an accredited facilitator with the Centre for Courage and Renewal and a clinical speech pathologist with more than 30 years’ experience.