Archives for June 2009

News-in-Brief – June 2009

LDA Advocates for Literacy Funds LDA is working for you to ensure that all children with specific learning disabilities have access to high-quality, evidence-based literacy instruction. In addition to the large increase for IDEA included in the stimulus bill, President Obama has made literacy a centerpiece of his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2010 (School Year 2010-11). LDA works closely with the National Association of Secondary School Principals, the Middle Grades Coalition, and the National Association for the Education of Young Children to promote literacy skills from early childhood through adulthood. Over the next months, LDA will join with these… Read More »