A kid with #specialneeds bullied by a teacher.. Horrifying.
“We would never say that ‘Joey is a cancer’ or ‘a Parkinson’ or ‘a stroke.’” ~ Debra Madonna.
That should catch your attention. Read the full article here: http://plymouth-mi.patch.com/articles/special-needs-special-words
Chip Mullen from Hilton Head, a teen with Down Syndrome scores a touchdown. It seem like it’s becoming a trend….
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Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” ― Albert Einstein
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To hear one of those students tell it (Jake Hrabosky), “It means everything to us … we all love him.” “My heart is about to burst, I’m so happy for him,” said Schombert’s mother, Christine
To hear one of those students tell it (Jake Hrabosky), “It means everything to us … we all love him.”
“My heart is about to burst, I’m so happy for him,” said Schombert’s mother, Christine
A teacher from the UK is taking upon herself to climb the highest mountain in Africa to raise money for National Autistic Society.
The 36-year-old said: “It’s challenging but very rewarding and every small progress makes you happy.
“I think ‘wow’ when a student says a single word after never speaking at all. It’s amazing when they start communicating with you.”
All we can say is: Wow!
To donate to her visit her just giving page.
Full story at watfordobsever.co.uk
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