All advocates should have an understanding of key policy issues that impact the education of children with learning and attention issues. We have put together a collection of resources that we think are important for parents to consider when beginning their advocacy journeys.

For questions about policy topics or NCLD’s positions on key policy issues, please email

NCLD Reports

Inclusive, Innovative Assessments for Students With Learning Disabilities

New Year, New Congress

Promising Practices to Accelerate Learning for Students with Disabilities During COVID-19 and Beyond – Introduction

  Introduction COVID-19 shuttered school buildings and the impact on students will potentially be significant for years to come. Experts predict that school closures last spring could leave students a full year behind in math — with even greater impact as disruptions in instruction continue through the 2020–2021 school year. While instructional loss will affect […]

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Carrying out the NCLD mission to improve outcomes for the 1 in 5 individuals with learning and attention issues.


Young Adult Initiatives

Help empower and advocate for young adults ages 18–26 with learning disabilities and attention issues.

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