If you are a parent or teacher of a child with a learning disability – or have learning disabilities yourself – you are not alone.

The good news is that the Learning Disabilities Association of Arkansas (LDAA) is here to help! LDAA provides awareness of learning disabilities, research and public policy advocacy, parent and professional outreach, resource information, and scholarship opportunities for individuals with learning disabilities.

Affiliate News

LDAA President Advises Parents to Seek Early Intervention

Monitoring whether or not your child is meeting age-appropriate milestones is an important way to determine if their development is on track. If a child is not meeting his or …

2018 Ralph G. Norman Scholarship Winners

Caleb Carr, a 2018 graduate of Shiloh Christian School, will attend the University of Arkansas this fall. He plans to study civil engineering. “Caleb showed a tenacity for learning that …

A message from LDAA President Kaci Smith

As President of Arkansas LDA, it was my honor and privilege to represent our state at the National LDAA Conference held in February in Baltimore. There were over 150 sessions …

2017 Ralph G. Norman Scholarship Winners

The Ralph G. Norman Scholarship was recently awarded to three Arkansas students by the Learning Disabilities Association of Arkansas. The scholarship is awarded annually to Arkansas residents with documented learning …

Events

LDA 56th Annual International Conference

Monday, February 18, 2019 Omni Ft. Worth Hotel, 1300 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX | (817) 535-6664

National News

LDA Responds to Federal Commission on School Safety Report

The Learning Disabilities Association of America has the following response to the release of the report of the Federal Commission on School Safety:   The Learning Disabilities Association of America ...

Leading Organizations in the Field Challenge Myths about Learning Disabilities including Dyslexia

Myths about learning disabilities rob many of their potential to succeed and contribute in school and in the workplace, according to a white paper released during Learning Disabilities and Dyslexia ...

Feature Articles

Questions Parents and Educators Can Ask to Start Conversations About Using Terms Like Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, and Dysgraphia

When parents and educators use the same terms to describe a child’s challenges, it’s easier for them to communicate and work together. Parents and educators may have different opinions about ...

LDA Exclusive Information

The membership newsletter, LDA Today, offers more information not found on the LDA website. To gain access to this exclusive content and be in the know about current legislation, educational ...