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Autistic, Legally Blind, And Giving A Speech In Front Of The Whole High School
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Jan 24, 2023, 9:15 AM ET
As of today, according to the CDC 1 in 44 students are autistic. They can often feel like burdens. This video makes them feel valued.
Our differences are our strengths.”UNITED STATES, January 24, 2023 /EINPresswire.com/ -- As of today, according to the CDC 1 in 44 students are autistic. That is just one of a plethora of reasons our kids are feeling excluded by their classmates and devalued by society. But this video makes them feel valued.
— Mickey Rowe
Students with disabilities like autism can often feel like burdens. This video of an autistic and legally blind person giving a speech in front of the whole High School makes them feel valued. "Our differences are our strengths." says Mickey Rowe
Mickey Rowe the speaker went from non-speaking to special education, speech therapy, and occupational therapy to getting to be the lead actor in the Tony-award winning play Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and getting rave reviews in the New York Times and Wall Street Journal. Now he works with students on school culture and valuing each other's differences.
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Autistic, legally blind, and giving a speech in front of the whole High School