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2017 Anne Ford Scholarship Winner

Written by Marcos Allen

“By the time I reached middle school the only thing I got compliments for was my doodling, not my hard work. And my homework routine was pretty unconventional: do 3 math problems followed by 10 push-ups, repeat as needed. It was my strategy for dealing with my LD and ADHD.” Marcos was the fun-loving preschooler … Continue reading 2017 Anne Ford Scholarship Winner

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NCLD President and CEO responds to the U.S. Department of Education IDEA Website Change

Last week, the U.S. Department of Education website about IDEA changed to another website that provides fewer resources for parents about the law. Today, Mimi Corcoran, NCLD’s President & CEO called on the Department to reinstate the idea.ed.gov website in the following statement: “Parents rely on easy access to information about the Individuals with Disabilities … Continue reading NCLD President and CEO responds to the U.S. Department of Education IDEA Website Change

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NCLD Statement on Confirmation of Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education

For Immediate Release February 7, 2017 Statement from Mimi Corcoran, NCLD CEO and President on the Confirmation of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education “In advance of the U.S. Senate vote today to confirm Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education, the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) raised serious concerns about the nominee’s commitment to … Continue reading NCLD Statement on Confirmation of Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education

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Honoring the 1 in 5 Individuals Nationwide with Learning and Attention Issues

When: Monday March 6, 2017 Where: Cipriani 42nd Street, New York City Benefit Details: Cocktails 6:30pm and Dinner & Program 7:30pm For more information, please contact Buckley Hall EventsPhone: 914-579-1000Email: NCLDBenefit@buckleyhallevents.com Tickets   Past Benefits  

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