Literacy and Disability Stories

Collection by David Koppenhaver

David Koppenhaver
Amazing Helen Keller video to go with my Keller unit. Rare footage of Helen Keller speaking with the help of Anne Sullivan. Helen Keller, Anne Sullivan, Famous Speeches, We Are The World, Interesting History, Sign Language, Language Arts, Before Us, Women In History

(Rare!) Helen Keller & Anne Sullivan (1930 Newsreel Footage)

Quite a rare material. Helen Keller, the American author, political activist and lecturer, whom I don't have to explain much about, and her instructor and li...

John Hockenberry: Uses his wheelchair as launch point for intentional design thoughts in TED talk. Simple Designs, Cool Designs, Ted Videos, Declaration Of Independence, Now And Forever, Ted Talks, Design Thinking, Creative Design, Presentation

We are all designers

Journalist John Hockenberry tells a personal story inspired by a pair of flashy wheels in a wheelchair-parts catalogue -- and how they showed him the value of designing a life of intent. (From The Design Studio session at TED2012, guest-curated by Chee Pearlman and David Rockwell.)

A Brief Vacation From Myself - Author explains his bizarre experience with transient global amnesia. New York Times Magazine, Screenwriting, Caregiver, Chronic Illness, Ny Times, Memoirs, Good To Know, Writer, Author

A Brief Vacation From Myself - Author explains his bizarre experience with transient global amnesia.

Planet of Snail. Korean documentary film with English subtitles about Young-Chan, who is deaf and blind, and his wife, Soon-Ho, who as a spinal disability. Love Trailer, 10 Film, Hd Trailers, Official Trailer, Documentary Film, Blind, Literacy, Documentaries, Light Bulb

Planet of Snail - Official Trailer | HD

Official Full-HD-Trailer for Planet of Snail If you love trailers, you better subscribe!

Asperger’s syndrome is the mildest form of autism and includes higher functioning. Here are some of the common symptoms associated with Asperger’s Syndrome. Forms Of Autism, Aspergers Autism, 12 Year Old Boy, Autism Resources, Classroom Resources, Oral History, Autism Spectrum Disorder, English, Old Boys

"Q&A" from StoryCorps

Joshua Littman, a 12-year-old boy with Asperger's syndrome, interviews his mother, Sarah. Joshua's unique questions and Sarah's loving, unguarded answers rev...