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Seeking Board Members
Seeking Board Members

LDA of Iowa is seeking dedicated persons to serve on the Iowa board of directors who are passionate about improving the quality of life for individuals with learning disabilities and their …

LDA-IA Conference Registration is Open!
LDA-IA Conference Registration is Open!

Join us at Sioux City’s Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center for the 46th Annual LDA-IA Conference: “Keep Calm: Mindfulness, Mental Health, and More!”      Conference Information      …

Scholarship Announcement

Congratulations to the recipients of LDA-IA 2017-18 scholarships! About our scholarships

Remembering Marvin Van Sickle
Remembering Marvin Van Sickle

Long-time LDA-IA supporter Marvin “Marv” Van Sickle passed away on May 4, 2017. Services were held May 9th in Indianola. He is survived by his wife, Barb, four children and …

The Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of A Special Education Student

School districts must give students with disabilities the chance to make meaningful, “appropriately ambitious” progress, the Supreme Court said Wednesday in an 8-0 ruling…The decision in Endrew F. v. Douglas …

ASK Resource Center’s 2017 Iowa Summer Camp List

Summer is all about having FUN, and ASK Resource Center wants to make it easier for Iowa kids with disabilities to access all the summer fun their hearts desire! Whether …

Iowa touts early warning literacy system, but questions remain

In a press conference on Thursday, March 9th, officials from the Iowa Department of Education released new information on Iowa’s statewide “early warning” literacy system, drawing attention to the improved …

Summer Camps for Kids with LD/ADHD

ADDitude magazine online has just publicized its annual guide to camps and schools for children with learning differences. Several topics are highlighted, including how to pick the best program for …

Each And Every Child Newsletter-March 2017

Iowa Department of Education’s March issue of Each and Every Child: Read how this school incorporates technology designed to give hands-on experience at a wealth of different career options. The …