LDA of Oklahoma

Learning Disabilities Association of Oklahoma (LDAO) is a nonprofit organization commited to enhancing the lives of individuals with learning disabilites and their families through education, advocacy, research, and service.

We are supported by memberships of parents, educators, and administrators, as well as individuals with learning disabilities and other concerned citizens who support our mission of education and empowerment for those who must deal with the “invisible” disability.

Through local grassroots efforts, LDAO seeks to educate those who make public policy decisions and to influence legislative action in the state capital.

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P.O. Box 1134
Jenks, OK 74037

Affiliate Contact: Evie Lindberg 
(918) 298-1600
Contact Email: elindberg@oru.edu
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Affiliate News & Events

September 30th , 2017 – 2nd annual LDAO Conference with Oral Roberts University: Voices of Change

LDAO has joined hands with ORU to bring a Conference that will cover:

  • ELL Issues and Literacy
  • Elementary – High School topics + (Update on Literacy)
  • Special Education and new research on Dyslexia from the newest Harvard researchers
  • A Parents strand for parents dealing with struggling learners

You won’t want to miss this conference! More information coming soon, so save the date!

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LDA National News

  • Parent Scholarships Available for 2018 Annual Conference in Atlanta

    Parent Scholarships LDA is pleased to announce a limited number of scholarships available, to be awarded to parents/guardians of children in grades K-12, for our 55th Annual International Conference. PROCEDURES FOR NOMINATIONS Complete application and submit it online, via mail or email, with accompanying paperwork no later than Wednesday, November 24, 2017. Print Application can be found here. Online Application can be found here. Brief essay (no more than 250 words) indicating why you want to attend this conference, must accompany application. Winners will be notified no later than Monday, December 11, 2017. The scholarship includes the cost of the registration fee. The… Read More »

    Major New Warning: Toxic Flame Retardants

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission warns consumers, especially pregnant women and children, to avoid furniture, kids’ products, electronics, and mattresses that contain certain toxic flame retardants. It’s welcome advice and follows the agency’s recommendation that these chemicals be banned in consumer products. The commission also voted to move forward with rule-making to ban the chemicals in these product categories. While this is great news, are you left wondering what to do now? Click here for some great tips to help you reduce your exposure until these chemicals are officially banned from consumer products.   

    LDA Weighs in on DACA

    One in every five students has learning disabilities. The vision of LDA is to ensure all individuals with LD are empowered to thrive and participate fully in society. This vision extends to all children in our public and private schools regardless of their family background or status. To ensure all students continue to receive appropriate services, the LDA Board agreed to sign on to the following letter with a broad array of national education organizations.

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    2018 Teacher Scholarships Available for Annual Conference

    Teacher Scholarships LDA is pleased to announce a limited number of scholarships available, to be awarded to active teachers in grades K-12, for our 55th Annual International Conference. Through the generous support of The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, 20 scholarships will be awarded this year. PROCEDURES FOR NOMINATIONS Complete an application (either print or online) and submit it via mail (LDA, 4156 Library Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15234) or email, with accompanying paperwork no later than Wednesday, November 22, 2017. Letter of recommendation from immediate supervisor (Principal, Assistant Principal, Head of School, Assistant Head of School) must accompany application. Winners will… Read More »

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