Learning Ally Blog: Access and Achievement


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.

A Lady and Her Trumpet
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September 23, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

Blind since birth, RFB&D member Chela Robles has navigated through many obstacles while maturing into a determined and dedicated musician. Her ... Read More about A Lady and Her Trumpet

CampAcademia.Org: Brainjogging supports RFB&D – and so do Brainjoggers’ parents!

September 22, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

"Brainjogging encourages students to listen to audiobooks while simultaneously following along with the book’s corresponding physical text. Brainjogging frequently ... Read More about CampAcademia.Org: Brainjogging supports RFB&D – and so do Brainjoggers’ parents!

Homework Made Simple

September 17, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

In celebration of Back-to-School Month, RFB&D has sought out leading lights in the learning-differences field for suggestions on how parents and ... Read More about Homework Made Simple

The Best Kind of Payback

September 7, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

Check out this remarkable testimonial from Gail Dalton, M.D., who volunteered for RFB&D decades ago and is now mother to a teenage daughter with a learning ... Read More about The Best Kind of Payback

Hope and Healing
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August 26, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

U.S. Army Sgt. Joel Tavera was injured and blinded by a rocket attack in Iraq on March 12, 2008 -- two ... Read More about Hope and Healing

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