Learning Ally Blog: Access and Achievement


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.

The ADA Turns 20
The ADA Turns 20

July 25, 2010 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

On July 26th, 1990, the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) signified our country’s commitment to equal rights ... Read More about The ADA Turns 20

On Camera in Washington D.C.
On Camera in Washington D.C.

May 11, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

On Friday, May 7, blind doctoral student and aviation safety professional Barry Hyde joined our long time friend, volunteer ... Read More about On Camera in Washington D.C.

"They Dream of Today"

April 6, 2010 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

80-year old Neva Wallace has been volunteering for many years at RFB&D's recording studio in Hollywood, California. Inspired by ... Read More about "They Dream of Today"

Independence and a Love for Learning
Independence and a Love for Learning

February 25, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

National Achievement Award winner and long-time RFB&D member Monty Anderson lives in Honolulu and is a student at the University of ... Read More about Independence and a Love for Learning

Resonance at the Roundtable

February 18, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

Three were college seniors who are blind or visually impaired. Another three were high school seniors with dyslexia and ... Read More about Resonance at the Roundtable

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