By AZ Chapman
This post was originally published at AZ is Amazing. AZ is one of the many young self-advocates that are taking to new media to highlight the benefits of inclusion. I am honored to share her story with you.
So I have been hearing multiple times about the fight parents need to have to give their child an inclusive education. Every time I hear about this my heart breaks because I know what the benefits are to being include and I feel so powerless because I can not anything to fix the system but hopefully it will be different in three years since I am becoming a special education teacher for now this is all. I do I hope everyone enjoys the video. Feel Free to share just leave a comment first.
AZ Chapman is a young woman that has Cerebral Palsy, Nonverbal Learning Disorder and Anxiety. AZ hopes to be a special education teacher. She has been previously featured on the blog here. She has recently completed a YouTube web series, “Able to Go to College” in which she gave updates about life as a disabled college student. You can visit her website azisamazing.blogspot.com. AZ is also a youth leader at I am norm.
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