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NCLD Responds to Department of Education’s Request for Comment on IDEA Website

Not long ago, there was a brief shutdown of the U.S. Department of Education’s idea.ed.gov website.  Since then, the Department has restored the website and has posted a notice seeking public comment on how to improve the site. NCLD shared our thoughts on how to improve website, including making it serve as a centralized hub of … Continue reading NCLD Responds to Department of Education’s Request for Comment on IDEA Website

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Op-Ed: What’s Ahead for Students With Learning Disabilities

Today, our President and CEO, Mimi Corcoran, penned an op-ed in Education Week about the challenges of supporting individuals with learning and attention issues under the Trump Administration, and urging policymakers to make effective strides toward legislation that will support all students. An excerpt of the piece is below. In recent months, the opportunities for … Continue reading Op-Ed: What’s Ahead for Students With Learning Disabilities

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