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Teaching a Student with a Learning Disabilities

The importance of the teacher in helping a child identify and overcome a learning disability can’t be overstated. An educated and understanding teacher can ease many of the hurdles a child with a learning disability experiences in the classroom. A

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Six Decades of Learning Disabilities in Manitoba

If you or someone close to you have a learning disability, you know how much it means when somebody lends a helping hand. At the Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba (LDAM) we have been helping young people and their parents,

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What Jeffrey Moore’s Story Means for Children with Disabilities

Any parent who has a child with a learning disability should hear the story of Jeffrey Moore. It is a story of parents who fought for their child’s right to have access to the educational support he needed to learn

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Managing Learning Disabilities with LDAM

The Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba helps people who have learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders reach their goals and live better lives. Located in Winnipeg, we work with people of all ages and backgrounds from children to prison inmates and

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Getting Through University with Youth2Youth

If you’re a teen with a learning disability, thinking ahead to university or college can be scary. Will the professors work with you? Will there be supports? What about applying for a student loan or finding a place to live?

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