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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.


Why I Give: Growing Up With Undiagnosed Dyslexia
Why I Give: Growing Up With Undiagnosed Dyslexia

April 21, 2017 by Mir Ali

Guest blog by Jayne Black, Creative Kids Rock Imagine spending 35 years of your life thinking you were not smart. Then, one ... Read More about Why I Give: Growing Up With Undiagnosed Dyslexia

Supreme Court Unanimously Expands Reach of Special Education Rights
Supreme Court Unanimously Expands Reach of Special Education Rights

March 22, 2017 by Mir Ali

According to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), a student with an Individual Education Plan (IEP) must gain ... Read More about Supreme Court Unanimously Expands Reach of Special Education Rights

"Dyslexia Advocate! How to Advocate for a Child with Dyslexia Within the Public Education System"

May 25, 2016 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

The co-founder of Dyslexia Training Institute, Dr. Kelli Sandman-Hurley is well known to Learning Ally's parent and teacher communities.  Along ... Read More about "Dyslexia Advocate! How to Advocate for a Child with Dyslexia Within the Public Education System"

Dyslexia is a different way of thinking: A conversation with David Boies
Dyslexia is a different way of thinking: A conversation with David Boies

May 19, 2016 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

Even though he's one of the most celebrated and sought-after lawyers in the world, David Boies is approachable and generous in ... Read More about Dyslexia is a different way of thinking: A conversation with David Boies

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