Talking About Disability With Your Kids (on PBS Parents)

Even though I have a daughter with Down syndrome, for a long time I didn’t know what to say when we encountered other people with physical or intellectual disabilities. My post for PBS Parents on how I’ve learned to talk (and think) about disability. [Read more…]

How Can You Talk with your Kids About Disability?

William came home from school a few weeks back and he said, “Mom.” He said it as a sentence, the way he does when he has something important to tell me. And then again, “Mom. My friend Ashley is not good at listening. And she screams.” William is three. He attends a local public preschool, [Read More…]