Category Archives: School

Emotional Connection 

My current course has had a tremendous impact on me. The class has been very open and accepting of each other. It has allowed me to express myself without fear of stigma. The class has helped to restore some of … Continue reading

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First Grad Class

My first semester (introductory class) of grad school is over. It was exhausting and an eye opening experience. I learned so much about disability history, stigma, and rights among other topics. I read countless journal article and book chapters that … Continue reading

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Grad School 

I spent months researching graduate school. There were a lot of mishaps along the way. I struggled to figure out exactly what I wanted to do and what program to do. Next week I will be starting the advanced certificate … Continue reading

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School Skills

School requires one to put in a lot of work. You have to pay attention in class, take notes, and read your textbooks. You have to study for tests and quizzes. None of this can be achieved without proper scheduling … Continue reading

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Graduation

The last semester before you graduate can be incredibly stressful, exhausting, and overwhelming. Can you keep your grades up? Have you met all the graduation requirments? Do you continue your education or enter the workforce? So many questions, so many … Continue reading

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Bad Experience Turned Good

I had a math professor that was my way or the highway. She wouldn’t allow different learning styles or different ways of solving the math problems. I repeatedly tried to get her to explain things differently but she wouldn’t. I … Continue reading

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School & Learning Disability

There was once a intelligent high school student that had a learning disability. Learning was very difficult and she was stigmitized for her disability. When she got all As in freshman year she was told it was luck and to … Continue reading

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