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.

Lauren Holstein (LAE)
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"Get Caught Listening"
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June 9, 2010 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

We're already halfway into National Audiobook Month. The theme for this month – “Let’s Get Caught Listening” – is a ... Read More about "Get Caught Listening"

"THE PACIFIC" - Companions to the Miniseries
GI Joe cover photo

April 26, 2010 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

As HBO's acclaimed miniseries spotlights America’s epic role in ending Japan’s control of the Pacific, RFB&D members can ... Read More about "THE PACIFIC" - Companions to the Miniseries

"They Dream of Today"
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April 6, 2010 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

80-year old Neva Wallace has been volunteering for many years at RFB&D's recording studio in Hollywood, California. Inspired by ... Read More about "They Dream of Today"

Read the book, see the movie.
Eat, Pray, Love book cover

March 15, 2010 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

RFB&D's library keeps apace with a modern trend: serving up a delicious menu of books that share mass appeal with their offspring from Hollywood. ... Read More about Read the book, see the movie.