What Helps Sam: Allies More fromSamGood SupportInclusionChoosing SchoolsPrimary SchoolLife is BrilliantBullyingSecondary School 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... Milk Bottle TopsHere John describes the career options suggested by his Head teacher. Keep Hold of your DreamsHere Clenton talks about the impact that school can have on aspirations. I Just Punched HerHere Clenton talks about his fear of reading in class.