Synapse Learning Center

The Synapse Learning Center aims to create an empowering educational experience for students with learning disabilities, supporting them in achieving academic success and preparing students to be change makers.


The Learning Center addresses the unexpected difficulties of students with learning disabilities using evidence-informed interventions and supports learners in harnessing and developing their strengths within Synapse's innovation academic program.

The Learning Center Goals

  • Address learning disabilities using evidence-informed interventions. 
  • Empower students to harness their strengths and develop skills needed to become expert learners.
  • Provide early intervention to students at-risk for learning disabilities.
  • Educate community members in understanding and supporting students with learning disabilities. 
  • Bridge the gap between research and practice, and educators and researchers.


Learning Center Program

Learning Center in Level I

  • Screening, monitoring & prevention

Learning Center in Level II

  • Monitoring & prevention, evaluation referrals, skills intervention

Learning Center in Level III

  • Skills intervention & transitional support

Learning Center in 5/6

  • Curriculum support & transitional support

Learning Center in 7/8

  • Curriculum support & transitional support


Interventions & Methods

  • Wilson FUNdations
  • Reading Done Right
  • Orton-Gillingham Approach
  • Hochman Method (TWR)
  • Universal Design for Learning


Meet the LC Team