59 special needs teachers graduate from Dyslexia Association of Singapore Academy – The Straits Times

Ms Aisha Shaik was the valedictorian for her 10-month course, a specialist diploma in educational therapy. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN

In the five years she worked as a freelance drama educator, Ms Aisha Shaik often came across students with learning difficulties, who would struggle to read or participate in her class.

Her teaching experience piqued her interest in educating students outside the mainstream schools, and prompted her to take up a specialist diploma in educational therapy last year.

On Wednesday (Sept 16), Ms Aisha, 27, was one of 59 newly minted special needs educators to graduate from the Dyslexia Association of Singapore (DAS) Academy.

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