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VCLD Mission Statement

We, the members of the Virginia Council for Learning Disabilities (VCLD), are professionals organized to support, inform and recognize teachers serving students with learning disabilities. We promote the use of best instructional practices, endorsed by current research, in order to provide quality programs as well as to enhance educational and life opportunities for individuals with learning disabilities. (January 1999)



Virginia Council for Learning Disabilities

Spring 2015 Symposium

Engaging Classrooms for all Learners

The Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Blacksburg, Virginia

Keynote Speaker: Dr. John Almarode

John has worked with all age groups in education from kindergartners to graduate students. He spent his K-12 career in Augusta County teaching all grade levels of science and mathematics. As a staff developer, John has presented locally, nationally, and internationally on the role of brain research in education and the creation of engaging classroom environments.

Download and read a book chapter written by Dr. Almarode that lays the groundwork for student engagement.

This conference's target audience is teachers, administrators, teaching assistants, and service providers from Virginia Schools (public or private) but others are welcome.

Registrations are being accepted for the March 21st Symposium in Blacksburg.

Download the registration form




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Last Update: January 12, 2015
Curator: Diane Zink