Learning Ally Blog: Access and Achievement

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Now more than ever, people with learning and visual disabilities are flourishing in the classroom, launching productive careers and becoming assets in their communities. This blog spotlights remarkable individuals who demonstrate that having a visual or print disability is no barrier to educational success.


York Daily Record: "Blind Author Relies on Audiobooks for Research"
York Daily Record:

September 24, 2012 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

“'I’ve been a very successful, I guess, blind person,'” Hersh said. 'But it’s also been difficult because I have ... Read More about York Daily Record: "Blind Author Relies on Audiobooks for Research"

The Lady with the Smiley Voice
The Lady with the Smiley Voice

September 11, 2012 by Diane Kelber (LAE)

The late Rosie Kelber was committed to Learning Ally's mission, embodying the best of our volunteers' unending dedication. Just ... Read More about The Lady with the Smiley Voice

MasterChef Competitor Says Learning Ally Satisfies Hunger for Literature

September 11, 2012 by Jenny Falke (LAE)

"I will likely be a member for life," says Christine Ha, describing how she relies on Learning Ally to ... Read More about MasterChef Competitor Says Learning Ally Satisfies Hunger for Literature

Dyslexic Middle Schooler Discovers a Sense of Independence
Dyslexic Middle Schooler Discovers a Sense of Independence

September 4, 2012 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

An email came in from Susan D. in New Jersey: “Our son Daniel was diagnosed with dyslexia when he was in 2nd grade. ... Read More about Dyslexic Middle Schooler Discovers a Sense of Independence

"Our First Line of Defense"

August 30, 2012 by Jenny Falke (LAE)

Chester Goad, TN Tech Director of Disability Services, is passionate about supporting students with dyslexia, a desire driven ... Read More about "Our First Line of Defense"

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