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If you are a parent or teacher of a child with a learning disability – or have learning disabilities yourself – you are not alone.

The good news is that the Learning Disabilities Association of America is here to help! Since 1963, LDA has provided support to people with learning disabilities, their parents, teachers and other professionals with cutting edge information on learning disabilities, practical solutions, and a comprehensive network of resources. These services make LDA the leading resource for information on learning disabilities.

Affiliate News

Parenting Workshop: Autism

Join us for this opportunity to network with other parents of children and teens on the spectrum. Leading local experts will be available for a panel Q & A. Saturday, …

Register Now for the 57th International Conference

View this email online if it doesn’t display correctly Building Connections: Making Equity Accessible The 57th Annual LDA International Conference Registration is Now Open! That’s right! Early registration is now open so …

Events

Transformational Parenting

Thursday, September 19, 2019 | 7:00 pm Brookhaven United Methodist Church, 1366 North Druid Hills Road, Brookhaven

Parenting Workshop: Autism

Saturday, September 21, 2019 | 11:00 am Centerville Branch Public Library, 206 Gunn Road, Centerville | (610) 348-1804

National News

Nominate Someone for the 2020 Harrison Sylvester Award!

This award honors and recognizes an adult with learning disabilities who has shown a strong dedication and commitment to advancing the issues of adults with learning disabilities. It is the wish ...

Groups sue EPA for refusing to ban brain-damaging pesticide

Today, health and labor organizations sued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for refusing to ban a widely used agricultural pesticide linked to damaging children’s brains and farmworker poisonings. “EPA has ...

Feature Articles

Questions Parents and Educators Can Ask to Start Conversations About Using Terms Like Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, and Dysgraphia

When parents and educators use the same terms to describe a child’s challenges, it’s easier for them to communicate and work together. Parents and educators may have different opinions about ...

LDA Exclusive Information

The membership newsletter, LDA Today, offers more information not found on the LDA website. To gain access to this exclusive content and be in the know about current legislation, educational ...