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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.

Professional Advisory Board

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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From the policy blog

New Year, New Congress, Same Fight for Equity and Access

“Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will.” — Frederick Douglas We won’t achieve anything as a community unless we ask and advocate for what we need. This month marks the start of the 116th Congress and a new opportunity for NCLD to speak out for the 1 in 5. … Continue reading New Year, New Congress, Same Fight for Equity and Access

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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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