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(UK) MP introduces bill for universal dyslexia screening

May 16, 2022, Ipswich Star: Ipswich MP visits school to discuss dyslexia screening campaign

Tom Hunt recently visited an Ipswich primary school to discuss supporting children with dyslexia.

In December, West Suffolk MP Matt Hancock introduced a bill for a universal screening campaign.

Mr Hunt, who strongly backs this campaign, visited Clifford Road Primary and Nursery, which has a dedicated teaching assistant to help dyslexic pupils.

He said: "Schools should not be financially penalised for doing what is in the best interests of the children.

Tom Hunt MP addresses year 4 students, answering questions about the environment- Credit: Tom Hunt MP


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