Students with dyslexia have legitimate reasons to be exemped from the study of Irish. Photograph: iStock

I am a loud dyslexic. I have been dyslexic for all my 28 years, but I have only been a loud one for some of that time. Maybe I am a loud dyslexic be(...)

 Glenstal Abbey student Sean Fenton(18) from Cork city who suffers from epilepsy: he is repeating his Leaving Cert after suffering a seizure during his history Leaving Cert exam last year. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press

The Leaving Certificate exams are stressful for all students, but particularly for students with medical conditions or learning difficulties. About o(...)