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Now more than ever, people with learning and visual disabilities are flourishing in the classroom, launching productive careers and becoming assets in their communities. This blog spotlights remarkable individuals who demonstrate that having a visual or print disability is no barrier to educational success.


A Forceful Voice for Equality: Nadine Gordimer

July 14, 2014 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

Nobel-prize-winning author Nadine Gordimer passed away on July 13, 2014, but she lives on in her writing and will be remembered ... Read More about A Forceful Voice for Equality: Nadine Gordimer

Fourth of July Favorites: Books on Independence

July 3, 2014 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

Independence Day, with its long weekend of celebration, patriotism and traditional American barbecue, is the perfect time to kick back by the pool ... Read More about Fourth of July Favorites: Books on Independence

Read It Before You See It: Upcoming Books-to-Movies
Read It Before You See It: Upcoming Books-to-Movies

June 6, 2014 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

With plots of all genres, ranging from quirky teenage banter in Amsterdam to a utopian world devoid of fear, pain and color, ... Read More about Read It Before You See It: Upcoming Books-to-Movies

Family Overcomes an Emotional Struggle with Dyslexia
Family Overcomes an Emotional Struggle with Dyslexia

May 29, 2014 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

Debbie Salazar has had both struggles and success with the educational system over the past few years in seeking ... Read More about Family Overcomes an Emotional Struggle with Dyslexia

Why Summer Reading Is Important for Students with Reading Differences
Why Summer Reading Is Important for Students with Reading Differences

May 12, 2014 by Jenny Falke (LAE)

Paul B. Yellin, MD, FAAP, Director of The Yellin Center for Mind, Brain, and Education, and Learning Specialist Beth Guadagni share ... Read More about Why Summer Reading Is Important for Students with Reading Differences

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