Explore Ako Aotearoa's resources designed to support tertiary educators meet their dyslexic learners' needs.
Ako Aotearoa adult literacy and numeracy resources
Information and resources related to teaching adults with dyslexia. The resources cover topics such as what dyslexia is, how it can be identified, how it can affect people and what support can be put in place by educators.
A good place to start is this short video introducing our dyslexia resources.
Ako Aotearoa research projects
Research projects supported by Ako Aotearoa that have a focus on dyslexia.
- Evaluating the effectiveness of support interventions for dyslexic learners in multiple learning environments (2018)
- How to make learning interventions which support dyslexic trainees in classroom and workplaces (2016)
- Cracking the Reading Code: An Audio-Visual Resource for Students on how to read Academic Texts (2012)
- Empowering Students' Futures: Learners with Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, and other Learning Disorders (2008)
More about the DFQM accreditation process
Listen to Ako's Annette van Lamoen discuss the DFQM on RNZ National (17 September, 2021).