On Learning Differences

Vol. 1, No. 1 - Information on Learning Differences Online Fall 2002


Welcome to Visions on Learning Differences

Postsecondary Decision-Making for Adults with Learning Disabilities

Characteristics of the Gifted Post-Secondary Student with Dyslexia and/or ADHD

From Struggle to Success in College

Congratulations to the CRLA and IDA Presidents-Elect

In Memorium

Conference Information

Legislative Concerns


About the Editor

Sharing Ideas

Permission to Copy from Visions on Learning Differences

Dedication-Musical Tribute to America and World Peace

A Blessed Holiday Season to All

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Hilda Coyne is a University Lecturer and Learning Specialist in private practice in Baltimore, Maryland, with over 25 years of experience in the identification and treatment of learning differences. She is a Services Provider for the Baltimore City Public Schools System, kindergarten through twelfth grade, an Educational Consultant to the Departments of Academic Advising in colleges and universities, and assists students from pre-kindergarten through college and beyond. She is Past Chair for Learning Disabilities with the National Association for Developmental Education, and facilitates staff development and other workshops. She is a published author of seminal research, and is a speaker at local, regional and national conferences. For additional information, please visit


Please share this newsletter. Your feedback, concerns, interests and ideas are very important, especially those useful to novice and experienced administrators, counselors, instructors, or students with learning disabilities. The editor welcomes articles on the latest reserach, updates on identifying and treating learning disabilities, teaching tips and strategies, conference information, legislative concerns, legal and medical issues, gifted and different learners, resources, and student success stories. Book reviews, photos and news information on recent, current, and upcoming events, both national and regional are welcomed as well.

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Visions on Learning Differences Editor
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