National Institute for Learning Development - NILD

Welcome to NILD

NILD-welcomeWhatever 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 other learning challenges. Browse our content. Take the parent survey. Contact us to learn more about the services we provide to you, your child, and classrooms around the world. NILD is transforming education so that learners’ thinking abilities are changed and he or she can succeed in any environment.

Kristin Barbour, M.S. Ed, CCC-SLP, Professionally Certified Educational Therapist
Executive Director

NILD-welcome

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 […]

Benefits of Cursive Handwriting

Handwriting is Boeing 747 Technology

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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Join NILD’s New Online Workshop!

Learn how to become an NILD Teletherapist! November 30, 2017 (4pm-6pm Eastern). Click here for more information and to register. REACH students who are homebound, geographically remote or otherwise not able to engage in face-to-face therapy […]

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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December 7th Webinar ~ Memory: A Key Executive Function Process in Learning

Join us for this exciting 90-minute NILD webinar as Dr. Surina Basho discusses memory, a key executive function process, and explores: *The Parts of Memory *Memory and Learning *Memory Difficulties *Memory Interventions Save the date and stay tuned for registration […]

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