Sean Douglas

About Sean Douglas

Sean Douglas is a video producer, blogger, vlogger and podcaster. Sean is also the founder and editor of The Codpast.

NoteTalker Tips & Tricks | Working with Video

By | June 20th, 2017|Assistive Tech, Blog Posts, Videos|

With YouTube videos becoming an increasingly popular resource for learning and research, Notetalker Edit’s latest feature is a welcome addition for anyone that uses video as a regular source of information. In Notetalker Edit 4, you [...]

Episode 33 – The Dragon Slayer Feat. Rob Manley

By | April 4th, 2017|Podcasts|

Born entrepreneur Rob Manly, used school more as a business incubator than a place for gaining grades. Although he was persistent, full of drive and bursting with innovative ideas. By the age of 17, a string [...]

Test Drive: How to Pass the Theory Exam

By | March 28th, 2017|Help and Advice|

A driving instructor who found that some of his best pupils were failing the theory exam because they were dyslexic has developed a special website to help them. Craig Trickett explains In theory, learning to drive [...]

DYSboxing #14 | Organising your thoughts with Inspiration Mind-mapping

By | March 21st, 2017|Assistive Tech, Videos|

I’ve often been told that using Mind Maps to plan, compile, research and write your essays and dissertations, can turn what is traditionally a tedious and stressful task, into something that is a creative, multi-sensory process. [...]

A Perfect Alternative to Reading: The Wonderful World of Podcasts

By | March 7th, 2017|Blog Posts, News and Views|

You probably already know that ‘The Codpast’ started life as a monthly podcast before growing into the comprehensive, multi-media blog that it is today. Although we get some great letters, comments and feedback about our podcast, [...]

Episode 31 – Rage Against the Machine Feat. Tina Crawford

By | February 7th, 2017|Blog Posts, Podcasts|

In this episode of The Codpast, we speak to Tina Crawford about how an incident that could have brought her life to a halt, instead became the starting point of her new career as one of [...]

Image to Excel Converter Review: OCR with a cool trick up its sleeve

By | January 12th, 2017|Assistive Tech|

When you’re faced with a long boring list of data, or a document filled with a mind-numbing amount of facts and figures, one of the best ways to make this information easily digestible is to create [...]

Episode 30 – The Best of The Codpast 2016

By | January 10th, 2017|Podcasts|

It’s the start of 2017 and as usual we like to take a look back at some of the great conversations we’ve featured throughout the last year. We’ve interviewed some great guests who’ve shared some truly [...]

The Codpast looks back at a fantastic 2016

By | December 15th, 2016|News and Views|

As the year draws to a close, we thought we’d take a look back at the highlights of our year of podcasting, blogging and public speaking. February: At the start of the year dyslexia took pole [...]

Four Things I Learned from AA Gill

By | December 13th, 2016|Famous Dyslexics, News and Views|

As someone who stays away from the broadsheets, (I find them difficult, long winded and energy sapping) the writing of AA Gill was something I was never really aware of. But three weeks ago, I received [...]

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