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- Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D.

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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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Judge Kavanaugh Doesn’t Address Disability, But Advocates Speak at Supreme Court Nomination Hearing

Written by NCLD Policy Team | 1 week ago

Two weeks ago, President and CEO Mimi Corcoran of the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) urged Senators to question Supreme Court Nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, on his positions on issues impacting students and people with disabilities. Last week, Senators finally got their chance to illicit clarification on his beliefs in an open forum during … Continue reading Judge Kavanaugh Doesn’t Address Disability, But Advocates Speak at Supreme Court Nomination Hearing

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