Here Helen describes being bullied at school.
TranscriptThe bullying that I had at Chartridge was very subtle bullying. I remember one day, we were all outside at the end of break and the kids would say 'Last ones in are spastic', so it's you know, a horrible old-fashioned word, and then I would be the last in and they'd say 'Well Helen's spastic anyway'.
A selection of other stories...
Torn to the Ground
Here Jane talks about her wish to get rid of exclusion and segregation.
Here Paul describes finding a higher standard of teaching when visiting the mainstream school.
The Caterpillar Contraption
Here Zara talks about the battle her mum fought to get her into a local mainstream middle school.