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The National Center for Learning Disabilities is committed to ensuring that the rights of all individuals with learning disabilities (LD) are protected. Take part in our Action Alert activities to make your voice heard on Capitol Hill! For more information on how you can get involved, visit our Be an LD Advocate section and download our LD Advocates Guide.

Easy Ways to Take Action

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Learn the LawsLearn about the laws that affect people with LD.


Stay connected with your local officials and urge them to take action on LD issues.

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All Action Alerts

Help Students With Disabilities Succeed in College Help Students With Disabilities Succeed in College
Not enough of our kids with disabilities are going to college and graduating. The National Technical Assistance (TA) Center would help solve this problem by sharing information and resources on disability services and programs available at colleges. Act Now >
 
Resolution on Specific Learning Disabilities Pass the Resolution on Specific Learning Disabilities
The "Sydney Crawford" resolution calls acknowledges the 1 in 20 public school students who are identified as having a specific learning disabilitiy, such as dyslexia, dyscalculia and dyspraxia. It calls for early identification so that students can receive evidence-based interventions and accommodations. Act Now >
 
Don't allow states to lower standards for students with disabilities Don't Allow States Like New York to Lower Standards for Students with Disabilities
New York plans to lower standards for certain students with disabilities—allowing schools to test them at two grades below their enrolled grade. This will hold back an entire generation of students with disabilities and stop them from ever catching up. Tell Congress not to allow lower standards. Act Now >
 



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