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.

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

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

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

Let's Read. Let's Move.
Conference photo

August 5, 2010 by Doug Sprei (LAE)

RFB&D was honored and delighted to be invited by the U.S. Department of Education to showcase our accessible ... Read More about Let's Read. Let's Move.

Author and Role Model
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August 2, 2010 by Lauren Holstein (LAE)

  Katherine Schneider, a clinical psychologist, accomplished author, and member of RFB&D for over five decades, has founded a unique series of ... Read More about Author and Role Model

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