Learning Ally Blog: Access and Achievement

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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.


Learning Ally Honors Its Best and Brightest with National Achievement Awards
Learning Ally Honors Its Best and Brightest with National Achievement Awards

February 27, 2012 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

Young role models prove that blindness, dyslexia and reading disabilities pose no barriers to successful learning and preparation for ... Read More about Learning Ally Honors Its Best and Brightest with National Achievement Awards

Learning Ally National Record-A-Thon Celebrates "Different Ways to Read Across America"
Learning Ally National Record-A-Thon Celebrates

February 24, 2012 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

Authors and celebrities join thousands of Learning Ally volunteers to create audiobooks for people with reading disabilities, visual impairment, ... Read More about Learning Ally National Record-A-Thon Celebrates "Different Ways to Read Across America"

"Covert Affairs" Star Steps Up for Learning Ally

February 14, 2012 by Diane Kelber (LAE)

  On February 8, Christopher Gorham, who stars as "Auggie", a blind CIA operative on USA Network’s hit drama Covert ... Read More about "Covert Affairs" Star Steps Up for Learning Ally

Tapping Volunteer Energy in the College Crowd
Tapping Volunteer Energy in the College Crowd

February 9, 2012 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

A new student initiative is energizing Learning Ally’s effort to attract new volunteers and increase awareness of our services. ... Read More about Tapping Volunteer Energy in the College Crowd

"Are Dyslexics Disorganized?"

February 4, 2012 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

A priceless exchange between dyslexic individuals percolated a while back on the Learning Ally Facebook page, centered on the ... Read More about "Are Dyslexics Disorganized?"

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