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.


Florida Sun Sentinel: "Unsung Heroes - Boca Man Records for the Blind"

August 15, 2011 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

"Reading disabilities are present in so many forms — blindness, dyslexia, the inability to hold a book. Some individuals ... Read More about Florida Sun Sentinel: "Unsung Heroes - Boca Man Records for the Blind"

Blind Food Critic with a Heart to Serve
Blind Food Critic with a Heart to Serve

August 14, 2011 by Jenny Falke (LAE)

Even when it comes to helping people find a good restaurant, Dan Aronoff does his best to assist others. ... Read More about Blind Food Critic with a Heart to Serve

Chicago Sun Times: "Learning Ally Records Texts for Students"
Chicago Sun Times:

August 8, 2011 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

"All of the Orland studio’s volunteers — there are 120 of them, and more eager readers are on a ... Read More about Chicago Sun Times: "Learning Ally Records Texts for Students"

Leaping into Assistive Tech in Los Angeles
Leaping into Assistive Tech in Los Angeles

August 4, 2011 by Diane Kelber (LAE)

This past May in Carson City, California, a brand new assistive technology lending library opened at Leapwood Elementary School ... Read More about Leaping into Assistive Tech in Los Angeles

Sneak Preview: "Dislecksia the Movie"
Sneak Preview:

July 23, 2011 by Julie Haggith (LAE)

On a scorching hot day in Princeton, NJ, we were glad for the cool interior of the Garden ... Read More about Sneak Preview: "Dislecksia the Movie"

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