Dr Freda Yeang

Role: Tutor and Assessor for Students with SpLD


Freda Yeang obtained a PhD in the area of biological sciences in 1987 and her interest in specific learning differences developed when a close family member was identified with dyslexia in 1995. Soon after, she completed the Hornsby Diploma in teaching and assessing and has worked with the Oxfordshire Dyslexia Association as Trustee and at Saturday School in both tutoring and screening capacity.

In 2001, Freda started work as freelance 1:1 specialist support tutor at Oxford Brookes University. Since then she has worked freelance as both tutor and assessor for specific learning differences for students in higher education mainly in the Oxford area. She has assessed students from Oxford Brookes, University of Oxford, Ruskin College, as well as a number of London Universities.