We at Hollywood School here in Birmingham, have been the trial exponents of the THRASS
learning criteria, and have found it be an excellent new addition to children's reading and word recognition skills.
He added that using techniques such as the dyslexic institute's units of sound, THRASS
(Teaching Handwriting, Reading and Spelling Skills), touch-typing tuition and study skills, the unit caters for 13 pupils whose individual educational needs are assessed and monitored by staff.
Spalding's multi-sensory methods have also been rediscovered (Moore 1998), and THRASS
(Davies & Ritchie 1996), which emphasises phoneme/grapheme correspondences, is popular in some states.