National Learning Disabilities Awareness Month

National Learning Disabilities Awareness Month

Did You Know..? October was National Learning Disabilities Awareness Month In 1985, through a proclamation by then-President Ronald Reagan, October was designated as National Learning Disabilities Awareness month.  It was designed to bring attention to the one in five...
Back to School And A New Admissions Seasons

Back to School And A New Admissions Seasons

The excitement of the new school year is universally palpable; the smell of the new school supplies, books, shiny new shoes, and “school clothes.” Although many years have passed, I can still recall the fun of shopping for my school supplies after the first day of...
Accommodation: Empowering or Enabling

Accommodation: Empowering or Enabling

As parents and educators, we want our children to have every opportunity to achieve and experience success. Classroom accommodations, testing accommodations, and related services are all put in place to help the student gain access to content, complete tasks, and...
Learning Disabilities: NOT a Life Sentence

Learning Disabilities: NOT a Life Sentence

You’re pregnant! The happiest time of your life! For nine months your thoughts are consumed with your hopes and dreams for the future of your child. Aside from the obvious concerns, “ten fingers ten toes”, healthy heart, lungs, brain, you begin to wonder, “will he/she...