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.


Boca Observer: Follow the Reader
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August 17, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

"Every week, Debi Incandela spends several hours in a recording studio reading textbooks aloud to help Palm Beach County students ... Read More about Boca Observer: Follow the Reader

Serving Those Who Served
Dan Standage -photo

August 16, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

Blinded by the rarest of calamities while he was in the Marine Corps, Daniel Standage discovered that schooling and ... Read More about Serving Those Who Served

Athens Banner-Herald: Looking to Volunteer? Speak Up
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August 16, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

"Helping those in need could be as easy as reading aloud. Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic works with ... Read More about Athens Banner-Herald: Looking to Volunteer? Speak Up

Salute to Canine Comrades
Denna Lambert with guide dog

August 9, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

  Guide dogs transform the lives of their human partners by serving as a companion, helper, aide, best friend and close ... Read More about Salute to Canine Comrades

Palo Alto Online: Honoring Remarkable Volunteers
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August 6, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

"Actress and former schoolteacher Jane Seaman has spent 15,000 hours -- or 1.7 years of her life -- reading ... Read More about Palo Alto Online: Honoring Remarkable Volunteers

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