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Learning Disabled

Learning Disabilities in Adult Education
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, the Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE), provides articles on research, evaluation, and noteworthy programs. Additional links lead to major organizations that serve learning disabled adults.
http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ovae/pi/AdultEd/dislearning.html

LINCS. Learning to Achieve

These LINCS-reviewed articles provide direction to adult educators of learning disabled adults. All articles include an in-depth abstract. Some items are linked directly to the article site.
http://lincs.ed.gov/programs/learningtoachieve/learningtoachieve.html

National Association for Adults with Special Learning Needs
An association for educators, employers and human service providers servicing adults with special learning needs. The variety of web sites listed provides thorough information about learning disabilities.
http://www.naasln.org/

National Center for Learning Disabilities
The mission of this site is to increase opportunities for all individuals with learning disabilities to achieve their potential. Well-organized site featuring useful list of fact sheets on the ABCs of learning disabilities, links to local resources organized by state which include tutoring centers and other education centers, and learning disabilities newsletters and legislative resources.
http://www.ncld.org/
 
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Contact Billie Peterson-Lugo (Billie_Peterson@baylor.edu) about these pages.
Last Updated: Content: 5 January 2012 -- Billie Peterson-Lugo; Graphics: 15 April 2001-- Jana Ronan