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Specific Learning Disability

A disorder in one of more of the basic psychological processes involved in understanding or in using spoken or written language. May manifest itself in imperfect ability to listen, think, speak, read, write, spell, or do mathematical calculations.

Tourette Foundation Grants

Jan 19, 2017

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Grants to Increase Socialization

The Brad Cohen Tourette Foundation’s grants support programs and projects that increase the socialization, achievement, and education of children with Tourette syndrome.

Special Olympics Robotics

Jan 19, 2017

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Student-Designed Robotics Program

Special Olympics Unified Robotics is a student-designed and student-implemented robotics program that originated in Washington state.

Reading Competition

Jan 19, 2017

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Competition to Boost Reading Success

For the third consecutive year, thousands of students in hundreds of schools across the United States will be competing in Learning Ally’s Great Reading Games. To participate, students must read daily for at least 20 minutes, with the aim of doing the most reading during the Games.

Literacy Initiatives for Dyslexia

Oct 20, 2016

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Funding for Literacy Initiatives Related to Dyslexia

The Dyslexia Services Foundation funds and fights dyslexia using a dual approach. The foundation works with qualified clinicians to provide research-based evaluation and treatment to low-income children with dyslexia at little or no cost to the children or their families.

English Learners with Learning Disabilities

Sep 13, 2016

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SPOTLIGHT! On English Learners with Learning Disabilities

A 20-state review of research and policies from the federal Institute of Education Sciences found no clear-cut process for identifying English language learners with learning disabilities. The report from the institute’s Regional Educational Laboratory West at WestEd found that states and schools often have trouble drawing distinctions between English learners who struggle with the language and those who have learning disabilities.

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