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 Iowa is here to help! Since 1968, LDA-IA has provided support to people with learning disabilities, their parents, teachers and other professionals with cutting edge information on learning disabilities, practical solutions, and a comprehensive network of resources. These services make LDA the leading resource for information on learning disabilities.

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Healthy Children Project

The National Academy of Sciences estimates that environmental factors, including toxic chemicals, cause or contribute to at least a quarter of learning and developmental disabilities in American children. Learning Disabilities Association …

Education Task Force Issues Statement on School Reopening

As a member of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Education Task Force, LDA of America has agreed to sign onto a statement of principles for reopening schools. These principles …

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The Harrison Sylvester Award

This award honors and recognizes an adult with learning disabilities who has shown a strong dedication and commitment to advancing the issues of adults with learning disabilities.  It is the…

Letter to State Directors of Special Education

As the start of the school year draws near, more and more school districts are determining that the safest option for the students and the professionals that serve them is ...

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