Donna Francis: The Out Crowd Donna was born in 1983 in Kent. She lived with her family in Folkestone, attending her local mainstream primary and secondary schools. She then went on to university. More fromDonna FrancisExpecting a FightTaxisBlue BuggyHelp with Hearing Here Donna describes how she felt in school. https://howwasschool.allfie.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Donna-Feeling-different.mp3TranscriptI wasn't in the in crowd, I was in the out crowd. Explore more Explore stories by theme or view the timeline of significant events in education for disabled people A selection of other stories... The Dangerous 60sHere Gordon talks about his Invacar. Pig TrailerHere Tara describes how children would be transported around the school. No EncouragementHere Clenton talks about the low expectations his teachers had for him and his classmates.