EVENTS

 

Here are the events of the EMBRACE DYSLEXIA campaign.



DASHUGS COMPETITION IN 2015

Join us for #DASHUGS and help raise awareness about dyslexia and other learning differences! Click here to find out more. 

 

EMBRACE DYSLEXIA DINNER ON 19 NOV 2014

 

The Embrace Dyslexia campaign started off with the dinner where inspiring dyslexics shared their personal experiences. 

 

Mr Sam Tan, Minister of State and Singapore's very own famous dyslexic and Mr Thomas West, renowned author, researcher and international presenter shared their stories. 

 

EMBRACE DYSLEXIA SEMINAR ON 20 NOV 2014 

 

Inspirational stories were shared by our speakers and participants learnt more about the developments in educating and encouraging people with dyslexia in Singapore. 

 

The list of presenters included Mr Chua Weng Foo, business leader and entrepreneur as well as Dr Thomas Sim, Executive Director at DAS Academy. 

 

The Guest Speaker for the seminar was Mr Thomas West, award-winning author of the book In the Mind's Eye: Creative Visual Thinkers, Gifted Dyslexics and the Rise of Visual Technologies (Prometheus Books).

 

 

STANDARD CHARTERED MARATHON ON 7 DEC 2014

 

The deliciously dyslexic Dr Jiajia and his Big Brother will be running to raise funds for the Dyslexia Association of Singapore.

 

Dr Jiajia will be running in the 750-metre Kids Dash while the team led by Big Brother will be taking part in the Ekidon category to run in teams of six to complete the 42 kilometre marathon. They will be donating 100% of the funds raised to DAS.

 

To support them, please visit their Give Asia page:

Dr Jiajia

Big Brother & Brainy Moves