The Learning Disabilities Association of New Jersey announces its annual conference and resource expo, to be held Saturday, Oct. 21, at Middlesex County College. This year’s keynote address will be titled “Don’t Give Up on That Kid,” by Nelson Lauver, author, blogger, broadcaster, speaker and dyslexic.

Parents, educators, adults, professionals, and students are invited to attend and choose from 25 sessions. Topics include information on the new NJ Dyslexia Handbook, math, writing, basic rights in special education, assistive technology, transition to college and work, and much more. In addition to breakfast and lunch, time will be provided to visit the Resource Expo. LDA members and full time students pay $25 and non-members pay $50 until Oct. 1. New memberships are $75 and include registration. Prices will increase on Oct. 1. 

Go to or for conference and registration information. For more information contact LDANJ at or call 732-645-2738

Middlesex County College is located at College Center, 2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, NJ 08837.