What Helps Sam: Allies More fromSamSecondary SchoolChoosing SchoolsInclusionBullyingLife is BrilliantPrimary SchoolGood Support Sam describes an ally at school. TranscriptWell there’s an older learning support assistant who is a bit motherly. Is that good? Yes. Especially when I am upset. Explore more Explore stories by theme or view the timeline of significant events in education for disabled people A selection of other stories... Do What Feels NaturalHere Clenton talks about how attitudes he encountered at school affected his own behaviour and identity. Enid BlytonHere Anthea recalls getting her English Literature teacher changed. HousewiferyHere Mavis describes learning how to iron and starch.