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Mike Kelly

Mike Kelly

Digital Analytics Manager

Mike Kelly is the digital analytics manager for the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD). He’s responsible for gathering digital data from Understood’s web efforts and analyzing that data to find ways to better serve the community.

Prior to NCLD, Mike was the chief digital analyst for Billboard, Rolling Stone and Us Weekly, responsible for moving those pop culture pillars from the analog world to the digital world. He has also worked for the global marketing and technology agency DigitasLBi.

Mike holds a bachelor’s degree from Colgate University and has done graduate-level work at Boston University. In his free time he designs and runs scavenger hunts and gives public talks on video games and pop culture.

From the blog

Getting Specific About SLD: A Conversation Guide for Using Terms like Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, and Dysgraphia

Clear and effective communication between parents, educators, and other school professionals is critical to identifying and meeting the needs of students with specific learning disabilities (SLD). But sometimes, confusion over specific terms like dyslexia, dyscalculia, and dysgraphia can lead to unnecessary tension or conflict between members of a student’s IEP team. And there may be … Continue reading Getting Specific About SLD: A Conversation Guide for Using Terms like Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, and Dysgraphia

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