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Learning disabilities are not a prescription for failure

- Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D.

Source: State of LD

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David Chard, Ph.D.

David Chard, Ph.D.

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David Chard, Ph.D.

Professional Advisory Board

David is the Dean at the Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education & Human Development at SMU. He has been a research review panelist at both state and national levels.

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NCLD’s Impact Update – November/December 2015

Empowering Parents Understood celebrated one year of serving parents – reaching over 8,000,000 users to date, with over 1,000,000 users in October alone. 24-Hr Access to Experts! We kicked off a month of events for Learning Disabilities, ADHD and Dyslexia Awareness Month with 24 hours of free and unlimited access to advice from Understood’s team […]

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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