2016 Dyslexia Awards in Shropshire
As many of you may know, I am dyslexic. I have been a huge supporter of the Dyslexia Information Day‘s, founded by a very dear friend of mine, the lovely Eli Wilkinson for some years now and have seen first hand the positive influence these days have had on so many people.
Eli, also know as the DDC – Dyslexic Dyslexia Consultant – has been championing the positive aspects of dyslexia and supporting so many people for years through her work, information days and pure, unstoppable passion!
I am so delighted that after years of dreaming, Eli has turn one of her incredible dreams into the reality that is the very first Dyslexia Awards!
The Dyslexia Awards celebrates everything that is positive about dyslexia for those based here in Shropshire!
I am so thrilled to be a part of this momentous event, sponsoring and judging The 2016 Amazing Art Award!
So do you know a Shropshire dyslexic adult that creates amazing art? This can be any type of art, so if they are from Shropshire and are dyslexic and you love what they create – get nominating!
There are 17 categories in total for which local, Shropshire dyslexics can be nominated! Get nominating soon as there is less than a week to go to get your entries in!
Here are the categories…
- Outstanding Personal Achievement
- Amazing Art Award
- Best Supportive Employer Award
- Innovation Award
- Entrepreneur Award
- Dyslexia information Day Award
- Shining Stars Award – Primary
- Shining Stars Award – Secondary
- Shining Stars Award – FE / College
- Shining Stars Award – Training
- Shining Stars Award – Home-School
- Shining Stars Award – Apprentice
- Best Head Teacher Award
- Best SENCO Award
- Best Teacher Award
- Best Learning Support Award
- Best Trainer Award
Nominations are open until Tuesday 26th July 2016
– so quick – get your nomination in now!
I am so excited to be a part of these incredible awards! And so proud of Eli for making her dream come true and celebrating what is great about dyslexia in Shropshire!
Dyslexia – Positively Unique!