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32nd Annual LD Conference Website

Welcome to the 32nd Annual Learning Differences Conference website!

This website has information about the conference, including accommodations, parking and directions to the conference. We will update this page with more information as it becomes available, including the full 2-day agenda, descriptions of conference talks, and access to conference documents.


The 32st Annual Learning Differences Conference will be held on Friday, March 10 and Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 8:30am – 5:00pm. All sessions will start in Askwith Hall (Longfellow building, 1st floor, 13 Appian Way).

Click here to access the Attendee Page

Conference information

When: Friday, March 10 and Saturday, March 11 from 7:45 am – 5:00 pm

Where: The Longfellow building (1st floor, outside of Askwith Hall). The address is 13 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA 02138

Meals: We will have light snacks and refreshments available to participants.  There will also be a free networking lunch on Friday, March 10th.

Traveling to the conference

DIRECTIONS: If you’re driving to the conference, here are directions to The Harvard Graduate School of Education. Each morning will begin in Askwith Hall in the Longfellow building (13 Appian Way in Cambridge, MA).  

PARKING: Street parking can be very difficult in Harvard Square. We recommend parking in a lot or a garage instead. Here’s a link to parking options near the conference. The closest is the Church Street Lot, located at 41st Church Street in Cambridge, MA. Another close option is University Place Garage, located at 45 University Road in Cambridge.

HOTELS: We do not have a room block for the conference. The closest hotel is the Sheraton Commander. The Double Tree is about a 15 minute walk away and tends to have reasonable rates. Here’s a list of other hotels in the area.


Contact Bee Keswa, Conference Coordinator, at bkeswa@researchild.org

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Check out the 2017 faculty list!

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