F1 Champion Sir Jackie Stewart visited DAS where he announced that DAS “could lead the world in this”.


DAS reaches out internationally to Hong Kong. The Orton-Gillingham course was conducted for the first batch of teachers of Tung Wah Group.

OCT The graduation of the 1st batch of Special Needs Officers was held with Guest-of-Honour, Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Manpower. Enrolment stood at 1032 students. 




Official Opening of Bishan Learning Centre at Bishan Junction 8 officiated by Mrs Goh Chok Tong, DAS Patron.



DAS launched its first Advertising Campaign sponsored by Credit Suisse Singapore.


DAS won the Best Poster award at the British Dyslexia Association Conference for the poster titled “Dyslexia Friendly Survey in Singapore - Students’ views on factors critical for learning” presented by DAS Psychologists.


Graduation of the 2nd Batch of Special Needs Officers was held with Guest-of-Honour, Ms Grace Fu, Senior Minister of State, Minister of Education.
JAN Dyslexia Centre moved to Jurong Point under the NCSS Civic and Community Institution Space Scheme. This centre, for the first time, provided assessment, training and education services under one roof. DAS also opened new learning centres in Woodlands and Tampines. This marks the first time that DAS has centres situated in HDB void decks.

DAS presented at a conference organised by the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals and the University of Hong Kong. DAS launches the first Dyslexia Raise Awareness Week (DRAW).
The Woodlands Learning Centre was officially opened by Mr Hawazi Daipi, MP for Sembawang GRC.

AUG DAS conducted the first Certificate course in Dyslexia Studies for teachers from the Special Education Unit, MOE, Brunei. 
SEP DAS launched the Masters in Arts in Specific Learning Differences course, accredited by London Metropolitan University in Singapore. DAS opened the 8th Learning Centre in Parkway Parade Shopping Mall. 
NOV DAS organised the first Dyslexia Conference in Asia which was graced by Guest-of-Honour, Dr Ng Eng Hen, Minister for Education and Second Minister of Defence. 
DEC Preschool Service increases to 82 students. Enrolment of Main Programme stands at 1321 students.