C.C.L.D. announces Steve Leinwand as the 2019 Math on the Planes speaker. Stay tuned for more details!

Welcome to CCLD!

The Colorado Council for Learning Disabilities (CCLD) is affiliated with The Council for Learning Disabilities (CLD). Our Web site provides resources to support a collaborative effort between general education, special education, families and related professionals. We believe all students can engage in higher-level learning through the implementation of evidenced-based instructional practices.

Meet the 2018-2019 Board Members

Scholarship Opportunity

Scholarship applications for Math on the “Planes” are now available through the Mikkelson Mathematics and Science Scholarship Fund. The scholarship covers conference registration.

For teachers coming from outside the metro area, funds are available for travel and hotel accommodations. The deadline for submission is January 18, 2019.

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CCLD Award Recognition

2018 Paraeducator of the Year

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2018 Paraeducator of the Year

Learn more about Kim Pogue

2018 Teacher of the Year

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2018 Teacher of the Year

Hydee Parker – Teacher of the Year

2018 Professional of the Year

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2018 Professional of the Year

Learn more about Lynne Fitzhugh

Mission Statement

The Council for Learning Disabilities (CLD), an international organization composed of professionals who represent diverse disciplines, is committed to enhancing the education and quality of life for individuals with learning disabilities across the life span. CLD accomplishes this by promoting and disseminating evidence-based research and practices related to the education of individuals with learning disabilities. In addition, CLD fosters (a) collaboration among professionals; (b) development of leaders in the field; and (c) advocacy for policies that support individuals with learning disabilities at local, state, and national levels.

What does CCLD do in Colorado?

CCLD Flag Logo Outline w Clearer Read White Back copyCCLD plays an important part in the support, design, and development of several state-wide professional-development opportunities. Members can access current research and evidenced-based instructional practices through CLD journals, access scholarship funds, and be recognized for outstanding contributions to the field of learning disabilities through the state and national awards program.

•Math on the “Planes”® Professional Development Offerings
•Courage to Risk Conference
•Professional Development Scholarships
•Award Recognition
•Networking Opportunities
•Reduced Registration Fees
•Professional Publications
•Web site
•Research Grants
•Tuition Scholarships


For detailed information, see Benefits of Membership on the Membership Page

CCLD Supported Conferences

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities

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