Affiliate News

Next Steps: A Dyslexia Family Networking Forum

DESCRIPTION For a child with a Specific Learning Disability such as dyslexia, dysgraphia or dyscalculia, a knowledgeable parent working behind the scenes is often key to success in school. At …

Events

Professional Networking Event

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | 9:00 am

11th Annual Exceptional Schools Fair

Sunday, November 5, 2017 | 11:00 am Katzen Arts Center American University @ Ward Circle Massachusetts & Nebraska Ave. NW

Summit Camp Weekender to Camp Letts

Friday, November 17, 2017

Next Steps: A Dyslexia Family Networking Forum

Sunday, November 19, 2017 | 10:30 am

National News

Major New Warning: Toxic Flame Retardants

The Consumer Product Safety Commission warns consumers, especially pregnant women and children, to avoid furniture, kids’ products, electronics, and mattresses that contain certain toxic flame retardants. It’s welcome advice and ...

LDA Weighs in on DACA

One in every five students has learning disabilities. The vision of LDA is to ensure all individuals with LD are empowered to thrive and participate fully in society. This vision ...

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 ...