Learning Disabilities

Resources designed to support students with Learning Disabilities developed by the ministry, school boards and others.

Ministry Resources   

Overview of Policy & Program Memorandum No. 8: Identification of and Program Planning For Students with Learning Disabilities   PDF
     
Learning for All K-12 EduGAINS
On this site, you will find information and ministry and school boards resources related to Learning for All, K-12 (2013).
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Individual Education Plans and Transition Plans
On this site, you will find Individual Eduation Plan and Transition Plan samples for students with learning disabilities.
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Other Resources   

LD@school  Web Site
The Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario (LDAO) LDAO has developed a bilingual resource to provide Ontario educators with meaningful information to help support students with learning disabilities, known as LD@school. The LD@school website features evidence-based, evidence-informed and practice-informed approaches, practices and strategies that can be put directly to use in the classroom.
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Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST) - Universal Design for Learning
CAST is a nonprofit research and development organization that works to expand learning opportunities for all individuals through Universal Design for Learning.
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Board-developed Resources   

The resources in this section are developed by school boards in Ontario. School boards have granted ministry permission to share publicly on this site for educational/training purposes. If you have any learning stories and resources that you think are appropriate for this section, please contact: SpecialEducation@edugains.ca
Learning Skills and Executive Function: A Student’s Symphony
(Toronto Catholic District School Board Psychology Newsletter, February 2015)
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Learning Skill, Work Habits, and Executive Functioning: A Parent Newsletter
(Toronto Catholic District School Board Parent Newsletter, 2015)
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