Disabled people's experiences of education over the last century
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A random selection of stories from the site
Here Zara describes being surprised by her school’s attitude to include her on the school journey to Russia.
Here Ron describes asking for more jam.
Here Michelle describes the impact of leaving school with no formal qualifications.
Here Alice talks about the difference in young people’s understanding of disability now.
Here Philip recalls the difficulty of entering the ‘hearing world’ after school.
Here Clenton talks about his expectations of life after school.
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