Spread the Word to End the Word Week

Spread the Word to End the Word Week

May 1, 2018

The word “retarded” is very controversial. Some use it in the medical sense as a term for mental retardation. Others use it to joke as an alternative word for stupid. Yes, there are those people...

How Facilitated Communication Works

How Facilitated Communication Works

May 12, 2016

Facilitated communication is the only thing continuing to very much give me hope. Having a continuing voice is good communication for me and my life. Understanding the process of facilitated communication...

Be the Hope for Others

Be the Hope for Others

February 25, 2016

I want to talk about right and wrong. The right thing to do is to always assume that everyone you meet is competent- the wrong thing is that so many people still don't make that assumption. I think...

Q&A with Best Buddies

Q&A with Best Buddies

February 12, 2016

TNL: How long have you done Best Buddies? Zoe Pfeiffer: I have done Best Buddies for five years now. I started my 8th grade year at Westlane. TNL: What do you want people...

Q&A with Armstrong

Q&A with Armstrong

February 1, 2016

NCHSLive! sat down with Tony Armstrong for a Q&A. NCHSLive!: Why did you decide you wanted to be a teacher? Armstrong: “I decided in my senior english class when participating in a poetry discussion....

Kelsey's Korner

Kelsey’s Korner

January 15, 2016

Facilitated communication is really just like talking like anyone else. Since I was little I was voiceless, now I have my voice through facilitated communication. I got my voice through a group called...

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