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The greatest gift you can give [to a child with dyslexia] is the sense that nothing is unattainable.

- Orlando Bloom

Source: Child Mind Institute

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Tom Hehir, Ed.D.

Thomas Hehir, Ed.D.

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Thomas Hehir, Ed.D.

Professional Advisory Board

Tom served as director of the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs from 1993 to 1999 and was responsible for federal leadership in implementing IDEA.

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Announcing NCLD’s New President Mimi Corcoran

The National Center for Learning Disabilities announced today that Mimi Clarke Corcoran has been named as its new President, effective July 11, 2016. Ms. Corcoran will succeed James H. Wendorf. NCLD is the nation’s leading programming, research and advocacy organization focused on the 1 in 5 people with brain-based learning and attention issues related to […]

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Powerful statistics

Employment Status of Working Age Adults

Percentage of People Who Attributed LD to Inaccurate Causes

How Students With LD Exited High School

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