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NCLD (National Center for Learning Disabilities) 2021 scholarships

Do you know an incredible high school senior with a learning disability or ADHD? Applications are open until April 5 for the NCLD (National Center for Learning Disabilities) 2021 scholarships!

The Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship ($2,500/year over two years) awarded to a student who will be enrolled in a two-year community college, a vocational or technical training program, or a specialized program for students with LD and/or ADHD in the fall.

The Anne Ford Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship ($2,500/year over four years) for a student who will be enrolled in a full-time bachelor’s degree program in the fall.

SSEAC (State Special Education Advisory Council) Meetings

Meetings occur the 3rd Thursday of each month

RWJ Fitness & Wellness Center

3100 Quakerbridge Rd., Lawrenceville Open to the public most months

Check the website to confirm that a meeting is not closed

FREE DYSLEXIA SCREENINGS

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These screenings are for children in grades K-3, who have never before been tested for learning differences. Though limited in scope, these screenings will help you determine if you need further information about how your child learns.  Please note that screenings are offered at the Robinowitz Ed Center, which is located at The Laurel Education Campus in Hopewell, NJ. Be sure to confirm the location of your registration.

 

REGISTER HERE

Understanding Is a Key First Step

page4image50356144The Healthy Brain Network initiative offers no-cost mental health and learning evaluations to children ages 5-21. Families are connected with treatment and services in their community on the back end of evaluation.

Click HERE for more information

AIM Institute Pathways Teacher Training Scholarships

Aim is offering 24 Teacher Scholarships for the Pathways to Proficient Reading course.to Members of the Science of Reading-What I Should Have Learned in College Facebook Group. Application Deadline: April 30, 2021

The Robinowitz Education Center Webinars

 

The Hidden Cost of Dyscalculia: Why a Diagnosis Matters

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 7:00 - 8:00 pm

$25 per person

 

United “States” of Dyslexia- an Exploration of Dyslexia Handbooks

May 11, 2021 7:00-8:30 $25 per person

 

Go to Enlightenment Learning Solutions – The Robinowitz Education Center Webinars for more information.

 


 

Join LDA of America in New Orleans in January 2022!

Building Connections, Creating Opportunities

 

Mark your calendars for our 59th Annual International Conference in New Orleans!

 

Join us for a wide range of sessions on learning disability related topics, a lineup of expert speakers, and so much more! Whether you're an educator, a parent of a child with LD, an individual with LD, or a professional, our conference has something for you.

 

And heads up! We'll be opening up a call for papers for the conference around mid-April, so stay tuned to our website, www.LDAAmerica.org, and social media feeds if you're interested in being a speaker.

 

We can't wait to share more information with you in the coming weeks!

 

Hope to see you in New Orleans January 27-30, 2022!

 

SPAN Parent Advocacy Network Workshops

 

Assistive Technology - 4/6

Transition to Adult Life - 4/7

Section 504 - 4/7

NJ Resources - 4/14

Literacy Strategies - 4/14

Basic Rights - 4/14

Procedural Safeguards - 4/20

A Path to Success - 4/21

 

Contact SPAN for more information | 1-800-654-7726 | www.spanadvocacy.org

 

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