Category Archives: K-12 Schools

K-12 schools with LD support programs. This is not an exhaustive list and we update it often.

If you don’t find what you are looking for suggest a new K-12 school.

First Public School for Dyslexic Learners in NYC

With Timothy Castanza at the helm, and spearheaded by frustrated but motivated parents, NYC now has a public school geared to the needs of students with dyslexia. News article about the The Bridge School, a public charter school that will … Continue reading

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Southport School Receives Half Million Dollar Gift

Southport School “This gift will give to generations upon generations of creative, young learners and thinkers, and our community is deeply moved by the generosity of The Daniel E. Offutt III Charitable Trust”

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Diana King RIP

Diana Hanbury King in about 1972. “The time to diagnose dyslexia is before the child has a chance to fail at reading,” she said. Photo Credit: Laura Gilpin Diana King, a giant in the field of dyslexia passed away last … Continue reading

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Forman School, CT.

For those interested in the Forman School in CT, here is a letter with introductions to their new admission’s director.  

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New Information Sessions for Riverview Academy

Upcoming Information sessions for parents and professionals interested in this excellent school. Information Sessions for Riverview Academy, October 11th, 2013, East Sandwich, MA

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New Listing for School Database: Aim Academy in PA

Just added to LD Resources Schools Database. This school was inspired by and received training from Sally Smith of the Lab School. AIM Academy School Name: AIM Academy Contact Info: AIM Academy 1200 River Rd Conshohocken, PA 215-483-aim1 (2461) | … Continue reading

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Public Charter School for Students with Dyslexia

This is great news. The state education board of Louisiana gave approval for the establishment of a charter school in Baton Rouge, for students with dyslexia. It will be near the campus of LSU, which may mean there’ll be access … Continue reading

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LD Resources LD Schools Searchable Database

The new “Schools” page on LD Resources (click on “Schools” above right) results from a collaborative vision and effort by a parent benefactor, LD Resources and me. Most school databases search primarily by geography or state. The anonymous parent contributor is … Continue reading

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New Dyslexia School Planned for in Marietta GA

A new school for students with dyslexia is planned for the Marietta GA area.

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Talking with an Expert on Dyslexia

Dr. Gordon Sherman on Brain Research and Reading This is the transcript of an interview Gordon F. Sherman, Ph.D. did with Schwab Learning that although a few years old, is an good summary of the neurological basis of dyslexia. Dr. … Continue reading

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Camp Dunnabeck at Kildonan School

I’ve had a few kids go to this camp and they really enjoyed it. The camp has lots of activities but also has a remedial component to it as well. It’s the summer program of the

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New School Program for Students with Learning Disabilities in CT.

The Prospect School, a new school within the Wooster School (Danbury CT)

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