National Institute for Learning Development - NILD

Welcome to NILD


 
 
Enjoy Your Membership Benefits

As an NILD member, you'll enjoy valuable benefits such as:

  • continuing education opportunities at a reduced cost
  • networking opportunities
  • discounts on materials
  • journal publications
  • career building tools
  • and much more!

 
 

Become a Professionally Certified Educational Therapist.

Learn how to unlock student potential through an individualized, therapeutic approach.

Attend our research-based, graduate-level training courses to become an NILD Educational Therapist. NILD is always seeking to train more therapists to meet the high demand for educational therapy in schools and private practices worldwide.

Course syllabi for NILD Level I, Level II, and Level III

Get Live Training
See where we are and take part in an NILD event near you!
We offer training in many major cities.
Review all of NILD’s upcoming training opportunities.
OR
Earn Credit from Home
Webinars are a fantastic, low-cost way to earn credit and get NILD certification without needing to travel. Join live webinars or purchased archived webinars.
NILD is an international non-profit teacher training organization that builds competence and confidence for educators.

Our methods were developed over 40 years ago and have worked to transform over 100,000 students worldwide.

NILD is endorsed and accredited by leading experts and organizations in the field of education, and our methods are praised by parents, students and educators who have seen lasting results. In addition to providing accredited training to educators, we connect students to NILD-certified and licensed Educational Therapists and NILDinside schools.

Unlock student potential at your school

Exceptional school programs can be granted NILD recognition of NILDinside.

An NILDinside school receives extensive support, and it demonstrates its commitment to excellent professional development for staff and evidence-based educational services for students.
Training educators • Developing minds • Changing lives
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Welcome to NILD

Whatever the reason that brought you to our website ~ we are glad you have found us! NILD’s website was designed for you – the seeker, the parent, the educator – to get accurate information on learning disabilities, dyslexia, and […]

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One of the most hotly debated topics in education these days is the issue of handwriting.  Mr. Shapiro, a journalist for the Washington Post, wrote an article titled “Cursive Foiled by Technology” on April 4, 2013.  The handwriting/keyboarding debate is […]

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August 18th Webinar~Grief and Trauma presented by Dr. Cynthia Kokoris, Licensed Clinical Psychologist

REGISTER NOW for August 18th webinar @10am EST Webinar Description: Grief and trauma often weigh heavily on today’s students. Join us for this 60-minute webinar (including Q&A) to develop a trauma-informed approach to student learning, as […]

ACSI Affinity Partner Program

ACSI Affinity Partnership

ACSI proudly presents its Strategic Partnership Program, which includes companies carefully chosen to benefit ACSI members schools and to assist these schools in accomplishing their life-changing missions. ACSI’s goal is to proactively build long-term relationships with entities that […]

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Join NILD’s New Online Workshop!

Learn more about how to become an NILD Teletherapist! Four training dates to choose from (all times Eastern): May 1, 2017 (3pm – 5pm) May 22, 2017 (10am – 12pm) June 26, 2017 (4pm – 6pm) August 28, 2017 (4pm […]

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