Having a learning disability has nothing to do with one’s ability to go to college. However, students with learning disabilities should take extra care when choosing a college to ensure future success. Amy, an admissions counselor for Ivy Wise a private college counselor firm, discusses the importance of students knowing their options and rights when it comes to college. In addition to being a college counselor, Amy is a parent of a child with a significant vision disability and thus has first hand experience in the world of IEPs and 504 plans. She went through the college admissions process with her daughter and is able to shares from her own experience the essential things parents and students should look for in a school to make sure that they are successful after leaving home. Read the full article here
A collection of stories, experiences and uplifting tales regarding the world of disabilities and the individuals who have them.