The Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario is a registered charity dedicated to improving the lives of children, youth and adults with learning disabilities. Our mission is to provide leadership in learning disabilities advocacy, research, education and services and to advance the full participation of children, youth and adults with learning disabilities in today’s society.
FREE Webinar: Letting Go: Building Your High Schooler’s Self-Advocacy Skills
Speakers: Julia Osborne and Matthew Cote. Wednesday, January 21st from 6:30 – 7:45pm EST
Partnering with Schools for Student Success: Effective Parent Advocacy
REGISTRATION IS OPEN. Online workshop for parents, and for individuals who are helping parents navigate the school system. Starting on February 2, 2015
English and French resources for educators
LD@school/TA@l’école: English and French resources for educators who work with students with learning disabilities.
New Ministry of Education Policy on Learning Disabilities
LDAO enthusiastically welcomes the announcement by the Special Education Policy & Programs Branch of the revised Policy/Program Memorandum 8: Identification of and Program Planning for Students with LD.
How Sudbury family deals with LDs
Listen to a great CBC interview with a mother and daughter from our Sudbury chapter, about their experience living with learning disabilities
FREE WEBINAR: Thanks to a generous sponsor
Speakers: Julia Osborne and Matthew Cote
Wednesday, January 21st from 6:30 – 7:45pm EST
The purpose of this webinar is to explore the transition from elementary to high school from a learning disabilities perspective:
- Identify the key players in high school
- Recognize how students and parents build relationships with these key players
- Describe how parents can support students in becoming the advocate for their own education
- Identify how you can help prepare your child to continue to self-advocate beyond high school