Blog by Michael’s Sister

Things I Was Told About the Special Needs Community

Megan Goodwin

Special Needs Workers Should Expect Less

Megan Goodwin
August 19, 2013

While searching through job openings and applications for companies that hire workers with “special needs,” “disabilities,” and “other impairments,” I came across one for a well-known company involved in a worker’s rights dispute. The company often hires individuals with special […]

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“They Don’t Climb”

Reasoning Behind the Importance of an Individualized Approach  I vividly remember the meeting where I learned my first lesson about how different each child on the autism spectrum is. My family entered an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) meeting for my […]

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You Can’t Expect to Change People’s Perspectives

Megan Goodwin
July 11, 2013

Let me just start off by saying not only that I most certainly can, but also that it is exactly what I intend to do in my life whenever and wherever possible. That being said, the tactic I utilized in […]

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