One-handed Flute Allowing Student to Reach her Dream
A music teacher in Missouri led the way as a school district was able to band together and support a 12-year-old student with has cerebral palsy. The student has difficulty using her left hand and has always dreamed of playing the flute, a typically two-handed instrument. Not wanting her challenges to keep her from achieving this dream, her teacher found a way to build her a one-handed flute. Click HERE to read more!
Books Awarded for Highlighting Disabilities
Three books were recently honored by the American Library Association as they were named winners of the Schneider Family Book Awards. The books, which focus on the disability experience, were honored alongside the Newbery and Caldecott Medals and include stories of a wounded soldier and princess with an impaired foot. Click HERE to read more.