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.

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!

LDA National News

  • LDA Calls on Congressional Leaders

    The members of the Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) call upon you to issue a bipartisan statement and take whatever action possible to address domestic terrorism as perpetrated by neo-Nazi, white supremacist, and other groups espousing hate and fear.  The language and actions of those groups in Charlottesville do not represent American values and serve to marginalize and terrorize a vast number of people in our wonderful country. Read More…

    LDA Legislative News – July|August 2017

    House Committee Votes Deep Education Cuts Without the advantage of knowing first the total amount they have to spend for the next fiscal year, the House Labor-Health and Human Services-Education Appropriations Subcommittee went ahead to develop a bill for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY 2018) $5 billion below the current budget cap.  Within a week after the subcommittee vote, the full House Appropriations Committee approved basically the same bill, which cuts U.S. Department of Education programs by $4.2 billion (6.2%) below the current funding level. This House committee action is just one step in the process of determining final spending levels… Read More »

    LDA Partners with Kula Causes to make your shopping count for LDA

    ATLANTA, GA and PITTSBURGH, PA – The Learning Disabilities Association of America (“LDA”), which offers support for parents, educators, adults with LD and professionals at the national level as well as through a network of state affiliates, is making every shopping transaction count through a new partnership with Kula Causes, Inc. (“kula”) LDA supporters can earn donations for the Learning Disabilities Association of America when they shop their favorite retailers and brands in the kula SED (Shop, Earn, Donate) ecosystem.  Members simply shop through kula’s network of multi-channel retail partners and earn a percent back on each transaction which is then… Read More »

    Toxic Chemicals in Macaroni and Cheese?!

    Toxic chemicals called “phthalates” can harm babies’ brain development and were found in macaroni and cheese powder and in other cheese products! In fact, phthalates were found in eight of nine individual Kraft cheese products tested, and in other companies’ products too. Kraft is by far the largest producer of mac ‘n cheese. LDA is part of a coalition asking Kraft to switch to safer processing and packaging to get these toxic chemicals out of their products and protect our children’s health. Parents and schools should never have to wonder if there are toxic chemicals in the mac ‘n cheese!… Read More »