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.


Marrakesh Treaty: a Global Step Forward for People With Print Disabilities
Marrakesh Treaty: a Global Step Forward for People With Print Disabilities

July 2, 2013 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

PRINCETON, NJ—Learning Ally’s President and CEO Andrew Friedman issued the following statement regarding the successful completion of the Marrakesh ... Read More about Marrakesh Treaty: a Global Step Forward for People With Print Disabilities

Author for Access: "The Transcriber" by Kristen Witucki
Author for Access:

May 30, 2013 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

Blind since birth, Kristen Witucki is a longtime member of the Learning Ally community and a former staff member. ... Read More about Author for Access: "The Transcriber" by Kristen Witucki

Blind Physics Student Steps Up to Bat
Blind Physics Student Steps Up to Bat

March 4, 2013 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

Learning Ally member Aqil Sajjad is a Ph.D. student in theoretical physics at Harvard University. He is also an ... Read More about Blind Physics Student Steps Up to Bat

A Learning Ally Member's Songs of Success
A Learning Ally Member's Songs of Success

February 13, 2013 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

Georgia-based E.Z. Cleghorn had a tough time starting out in this world. Born four months early, doctors gave him little ... Read More about A Learning Ally Member's Songs of Success

NASA Offers Summer Internships for Students with Disabilities
NASA Offers Summer Internships for Students with Disabilities

January 4, 2013 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

Here at Learning Ally, making science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) reading materials accessible is a top priority. For that ... Read More about NASA Offers Summer Internships for Students with Disabilities

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