Out of the Mouths of Babes...
This video showcases 5th-grade students at Licking County’s Granville Intermediate School in Ohio. Their teacher plans a year-long unit on disabilities, and every month a representative from Licking County Board of Developmental Disabilities visits the classroom and discusses a different aspect of I/DD with the students. The students each then focus on a specific disability and complete a research paper on that disability for an end-of-year presentation. When the 2021-2022 schoolyear concluded, Silfies Media accompanied Licking County DD reps for that presentation. According to Brandi Body, DSP Eligibility Specialist Manager for the County, “When I tell you it is everything, I mean EVERYTHING!”