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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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Statement by James Wendorf on Proposed Title I Regulations for the Every Student Succeeds Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 26, 2016 Contact: Lindsay Jones, Vice President, Chief Policy & Advocacy Officer ljones@ncld.org Statement by James H. Wendorf, Executive Director of the National Center for Learning Disabilities, on the release of proposed Title I regulations for the Every Student Succeeds Act On behalf of the 1 in 5 children with learning and […]

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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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