Rick Lavoie to speak in SoMD Oct. 20, 2016

By   June 26, 2016

The LDA of Southern Maryland is pleased to announce that Rick Lavoie, internationally renowned speaker on learning disabilities, will come to St. Mary’s County, MD on October 20, 2016 to present “The Motivation Breakthrough:  Secrets to Turning On the Tuned-Out Child.  For conference and registration information, visit www.autismsupport-somd.org/ricklavoie.

Rick Lavoie 2016


Local Teacher Wins 2013 Sam Kirk Educator of the Year

By   October 1, 2013

The Learning Disabilities Association of Maryland is pleased to announce that Elizabeth ‘Lisa’ Powell, special education teacher at St. Mary’s County, Maryland’s Greenview Knolls Elementary School, has been named the 2012 Sam Kirk Educator of the Year by the Learning Disabilities Association of America. Lisa will be honored at the LDA 50th Annual International Conference in San Antonio, Texas in February 2013. Continue reading »