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Read Julie's article on invisible disabilities and finding strengths at home and in the classroom:

  • February 20: Jewish Disability Awareness Month, Screening "2e: Twice Exceptional," 7:30-9:00 pm, Beth Sholom Congregation - 11825 Seven Locks Rd, Potomac, MD. Register at

  • April 5: With Understanding Comes Calm "2e: Twice Exceptional" Screening and Exhibitor Event, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Carderock Swim and Tennis Club, 8200 Hamilton Springs Court, Bethesda, MD 20817. Purchase tickets:

  • April 30: Learning Disabilities Assn of Montgomery County Conference, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm,  Univerities at Shady Grove, 9630 Gudelsky Drive  Rockville MD 20850.  Register -

  • July 23-25: SENG (Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted) Conference, Williamsburg, VA,   Register:

WISER Scholarship 
Scholarship Criteria
  • D.C., Northern Virginia or Suburban Maryland Resident
  • College-bound  
  • Diagnosed Learning Challenge
  • Demonstrated Community Service
Application deadline March 11, 2016 


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