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    TeachingLD is a service of the Division for Learning Disabilities (DLD) of the Council for Exceptional Children. DLD is an international professional organization devoted to helping individuals with Learning Disabilities succeed.


New and Noteworthy

  • New Alert for Brain-Based Learning!

    Want to know about the efficacy of brain-based learning techniques?  Click here to find out if you should go for it or use caution!

  • The newest issue of New Times for DLD is out! 

    Click here to read about DLD's contributions to research, learn how DLD supports pre-service teachers, preview the coming DLD events at CEC in Tampa, and more!

  • CEC 2018

    DLD is preparing for a great CEC Convention in Tampa in February!

    Join us for:

    2/7 at 2:15pm Ballroom B Program Chair Featured: Intensive interventions and the future of learning disabilities.  This will be a presentation with Q&A.

    2/8 at 1pm Ballroom C DLD Showcase: Something I can use tomorrow: A classroom practice, a resource, and identifying students with learning disabilities. This will be a panel discussion.

    2/8 at 3:30 Ballroom C Tips for publishing Learning Disabilities Research and Practice. Linda Mason, Editor, will present strategies and ideas for getting your work published.

    2/8 at 5pm Grand Salon G DLD Annual Business Meeting

    2/8 at 6pm Florida Salon V/VI DLD Reception and Student Poster Session

    2/10 at 8am Room 17  2017 John Wills Lloyd Outstanding Doctoral Research Award Presentation: How much is enough? Short observations to improve intervention instruction.  This will be a presentation with Q&A.

  • New leadership!

    Stephanie Al Otaiba takes over as President. Read her President's Message here. Kristin Sayeski starts her term as Vice President. Kristi Baker begins as the new Student Representative.

    A huge thank you to Linda Mason who moves to Past President and Laurie deBettencourt who moves off the Board.

    Find out more about how YOU can get involved with DLD by contacting one of our Board members here