Big Changes are Coming to Admin & Reports

From 28th May you’ll notice some changes to Admin & Reports. Moving forward, licenses will be allocated at the student level, not the group. This means that students within a group can have access to different programs.   Creating a New Student If a student profile is created via the ‘Create New Monkey’ button, they …

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Founding the Bristol Dyslexia Centre

Pat Jones’ teaching style and methods are unique because she believes learning can be and should be fun. This ethos evolved into the Nessy philosophy, and is something that makes Pat’s approach very different to the other Orton-Gillingham programs around the world.

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Comparing Nessy Learning to Saxon Phonics: A Case Study

Tiffany James, Reading and Dyslexia Specialist, compares the traditional paper-based phonics teaching tool (Saxon Phonics) to a digital, games-based alternative (Nessy Learning), and their impact on child literacy. The study followed 22 children from kindergarten to halfway through second grade comparing their results to 22,000 children across the United States who had taken the DIBELs …

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Announcing Nessy’s New Partnership!

Bristol Zoo Gardens is the fifth oldest zoo in the world. Since opening their doors to the public on Monday 11th July 1836, they have helped save 175 species from extinction. We are delighted to announce that we have joined Bristol Zoo Gardens in a very special partnership. We honour their mission to save wildlife …

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Positive Dyslexia – Part 1/2

  Today’s blog is by Arran Smith, Dyslexia Advisor for Nessy, who tells a heart-warming story of his journey with dyslexia, from his struggles in school to his charity work with the Leicester Dyslexia Association and working for the British Dyslexia Association. Arran believes that, if you understand your dyslexia and understand your strengths, you …

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My Gifted Child Can’t Read

help learn to spell

Ginny Kochis of Not So Formulaic shares reading and writing tips, contemplation on motherhood and homeschooling commiserations in her blog. She recently tried Nessy Reading & Spelling for the first time and shared her – and her daughter B’s – experiences.

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