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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.


Thank you, Mom: From Struggling Reader to Learning Ally Volunteer
Thank you, Mom: From Struggling Reader to Learning Ally Volunteer

July 6, 2017 by Mir Ali

Guest Blog by David Matthews-Morgan, Learning Ally Volunteer I have had difficulties reading my entire life and didn’t enjoy reading ... Read More about Thank you, Mom: From Struggling Reader to Learning Ally Volunteer

Gut Instincts: Parents are almost always right about their children’s reading struggles
Gut Instincts: Parents are almost always right about their children’s reading struggles

June 13, 2017 by Mir Ali

Guest Blog by Dr. Lauren A. Katz, Ph.D., CCC-SLP Co-Director/Partner, Literacy, Language, and Learning Institute (3LI) Learning Ally's June 2017 Specialist ... Read More about Gut Instincts: Parents are almost always right about their children’s reading struggles

All I Can Do Is Try: My Dyslexia Mantra
All I Can Do Is Try: My Dyslexia Mantra

June 13, 2017 by Mir Ali

by Maggie McDonald, Learning Ally member Frustration was normal, struggling was expected, low grades were customary, and stunted self-esteem was ... Read More about All I Can Do Is Try: My Dyslexia Mantra

When a Child Struggles, Teachers Worry Too
When a Child Struggles, Teachers Worry Too

June 13, 2017 by Mir Ali

Guest blog by Stacey Kasoff, Learning Ally's June 2017 Tutor of the Month My educational career began as a ... Read More about When a Child Struggles, Teachers Worry Too

Perseverance: A High School Senior's Dyslexia Story
Perseverance: A High School Senior's Dyslexia Story

June 12, 2017 by Mir Ali

Guest blog by Naveh Berner-Kadish, Learning Ally member I vividly remember, in the second grade, when I first learned that ... Read More about Perseverance: A High School Senior's Dyslexia Story

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