As school is ending and summer is beginning, the last thing many people want to think about is the impending next year of school.

However, this is the key time to consider, choose, and enroll your student into Life Development Institute.  LDI begins its fall 2016 trimester this August for both its day high school program, that is the Academy of Lifelong Learning, as well as its Residential High School and Post-Secondary Program.

Life Development Institute has recently been recognized by the National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET) as a member of its 2016-2017 Schools of Excellence.  LDI is located in Glendale, AZ and offers fully accredited high school, post-secondary and summer academy programs for higher education capable young adults who have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ADHD, and other learning disabilities.  LDI serves individuals that thrive in a learning environment providing holistic academic and community engagement.  Additionally, LDI embeds adult content and competencies by integrating practical college strategies, refining interpersonal communication skills, determining viable career paths, and promoting social responsibility.      

LDI’s Academy of Lifelong Learning (ALL) provides an ideal transitional bridge from high school to higherRob Veronica Student education, employability and better quality of life for high school age students. ALL students will be provided with focused academic and transition program of instruction, which offers either a traditional academic or transitional-tracked academic diploma that focuses on practical life preparation instruction and guidance to improve social thinking and overall Executive Functioning.  Real skills for real needs!

LDI’s Residential High School and Post-Secondary program is designed as a two-year program that offers three pathways towards placement into community-based higher education, technical and career preparation, occupational training programs, or competitive employment. LDI’s Residential Program identifies goals for its students that focus on learning and achievement for all adults, not just those with hidden disabilities.  LDI is an ideal program for families and students who are seeking a supported and inclusionary learning environment designed to empower students to develop practical skills for adult daily living, employability, learning, and community involvement as well as personal and physical well-being. Our nurturing environment engages students in the “how to’s” of handing common problem-solving and decision-making demands for adult life success.   

As the summer begins, make the choice now to Discover Life Development Institute and become part of its Legacy of Excellence.

For more information, contact LDI by calling (623) 773-1545 or emailing