Transforming Education for Students Who Learn Differently

Together it's possible: help us transform the lives of 1 million students

The Challenge

  • 10.4 million American Students struggle to read the printed word due to dyslexia and related learning disabilities, blindness and visual impairment.
  • 20% of students with learning disabilities drop out of high school.
  • Only 12% of people who are blind or visually impaired earn college or advanced degrees.

Our Donors Say it Best

Hear what teachers, parents and students are saying about Learning Ally and its programs. Learning Ally programs impact student lives.

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Celebrating Student Achievement

Learning Ally awards scholarships to outstanding students who are blind, visually impaired or learning disabled and educators who support them.

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DONATE

Your donation helps Learning Ally deliver audiobooks, mentorship and advocacy programs, and teacher training that makes a huge difference to deserving students across our nation and within your community.

Be a Student Advocate

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With as little as 83¢ a day or $25 a month you can get an audiobook into the hands of 2 students and help unlock a child's potential.

Be a part of the solution! Join our monthly giving program and support student success all year. 

Ways to Volunteer

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Learning Ally’s success depends on the energy and passion of our community. 

Our volunteering opportunities include audiobook production, fundraising events, advocacy, youth programs and outreach to school groups.

Vision

For all people to have equal opportunities to learn

Mission

Promote personal achievement when access and reading are barriers to learning by advancing the use of accessible and effective educational solutions

Bring Learning Ally to Your School

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Learning Ally works with schools across the U.S. to help struggling students achieve academic success. Join the thousands of educators using our audiobooks and learning tools in the classroom. Call 800.221.1098 or email programs@learningally.org.

Thanks to the generous support of people like you, we have been able to accelerate our impact on students’ lives

More schools accessing content

+76%

More students reading audiobooks

+183%

More pages read by students

+286%

Cost per student served

-76%

Data for School Year 2013-2016

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