Life Development Institute is excited to share with you our newest program, the Emerging Leaders Summer Academy. Surrounded by the largest Ponderosa pine forest in the United States, where the average summer temperature is in the 70’s with cool crisp mountain air, Academy participants will have an opportunity to experience college life for 5 weeks on the Northern Arizona University campus in Flagstaff, AZ from June 15 – July 19, 2014.

The Emerging Leaders Summer Academy provides an ideal transitional bridge to higher education is ideal for juniors entering their senior year or young adults recently graduated from high school with LD, ADHD, NVLD, Asperger’s syndrome and similar social or learning difficulties. Summer Academy participants are non-traditional learners, who have a broad range of relative academic and personal strengths as well as unique learning styles. The Summer Academy will help prepare them for the next stages of their higher -education and life experiences. A specialized approach to learning through specific strategies designed to harness the potential of each person