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Mobile Technologies To Meet The Needs Of Dyslexic Learners

The project I am about to embark on would add to the current research of Tablets for Schools, on supplying evidenced-based research on the longitudinal effect of mobile technologies to meet the needs of dyslexic learners. Some reports indicate that tablets and mobile technologies motivate special needs pupils but in some cases, lack further details about what apps work to meet a skill or need. I have worked for a local authority and we have

All about renovations: Let your house be your ultimate fashion statement

When it comes to home renovations, the first thing that you need to understand is that renovations do not come cheap – not unless you happen to be an exceptional architect and can handle the renovation on your own. Given the fact that renovations can be expensive, you need to sit down and plan your renovations well ahead of the schedule. Check out these essential tips for home renovation and how to use it to

4 mistakes you could be making with your programmable thermostat and need to stop today!

A programmable thermostat or better known as an upgraded version of a manual thermostat is one of the most affordable yet efficient ways of saving energy in your home. It will help you reduce your heating and cooling costs, a.k.a. your overall energy bills by up to 15 per cent. And all it takes is a small investment. To make the most of your programmable thermostat, we advise you to follow the manufacturer’s installation and

Make sure you call an emergency electrician if you face these situations

Despite all your claims of being handy, there are certain electrical circumstances that are never safe for you to try and fix on your own. Here, take a moment to pay attention to some electrical emergencies and what you can do if the situation presents itself. Here are some solid cases where you need to call an emergency electrician. If you experience an electrical emergency, immediately cut the power to your home, if possible. If