Recognising the contributions of people with disability
Tom Shakespeare: “Our statures touch the skies” blogDisabled World: List of famous people with disabilities
In the next step, we look at a wide range of ways that people with disabilities are contributing to society.
- Take note of who is mentioned in the video and on the linked websites. Are you surprised by how many famous people were/are disabled?
- Can you think of any famous people with disabilities in your own local history?
- Are there particular stories that highlight the value of contributions by disabled people for you?
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