• Texas Council for Learning Disabilities

    A State Chapter of the Council for Learning Disabilities

  • Special Education Law and Advocacy Training Program

  • Texas Board Members

    with Pete Wright

    February 2019

  • Announcements: Chapter, Organization, and Legislative

    2018 Texas Member and CLD's Floyd Hudson Outstanding Service Award

    Judith Voress

    Meet Judith Voress, one of CLD's Floyd Hudson Outstanding Service Award recipients! Judy is an accomplished researcher who has been active with CLD since 1982. Learn more about Judy at our annual conference!

    https://council-for-learning-disabilities.org/2018-annual-conference-registration #cldinternational #learningdisabilities #evidencebased


    2018 Texas Teacher of the Year

    Samantha Bos

    Meet Samantha Bos, the Texas CLD chapter teacher of the year! She is a special education teacher at The Winston School and has authored several Understanding by Design Units available for download. Learn more about Samantha at our annual conference! https://council-for-learning-disabilities.org/2018-annual-c… #cldinternational #learningdisabilities #evidencebased

    Join TCLD!

    Not a member of TCLD or know someone who would like to join? It is only an extra $10 on top of your regular CLD dues!

    Online: Click here to join both National and Texas

    ...or you can mail your check payable to TCLD and send to

    Lesli Raymond, Treasurer, 1301 Briar Hollow Lane, Garland, TX 75043

  • Resources

    Check back each month for a new research and practitioner highlight!

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    Check out the resources available at the parent website.

    State Resources

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  • 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 their life span. CLD accomplished this by promoting and disseminating evidence-based research and practices related to the education of individuals with learning disabilities. In addition, CLD foster (a) collaboration among professionals; (b) development leaders in the field; and (c) advocacy for policies that support individuals with learning disabilities at local, state, and national levels.

    Vision Statement

    All individuals with learning disabilities and others who experience challenges in learning are empowered to achieve their potential academically, behaviorally, socially, and emotionally. CLD strives to provide resources, practices, and interventions to individuals with learning disabilities and to disseminate information to educators, scholars and practitioners in the field of special and general education.

  • Meet your Executive Board!



    Assistant Professor

    Texas A & M San Antonio

    Vice President

    Maryam Nozari

    Doctoral candidate at the University of Texas at Austin


    Lesli Raymond

    Doctoral Student in Curriculum and Instruction

    Texas A&M - Commerce

  • TCLD Bylaws

    Revised February 2016; Approved May 15, 2016