207: Special Ed

207: Special Ed

Mar 8, 2002
Stories about people who were told that they're different. Some of them were comfortable with it. Some didn't understand it. And some understood, but didn't like it.
  • Host Ira Glass talks with a bunch of special ed students. By and large, they thought of themselves as regular kids—until each experienced a shocking moment of revelation when they discovered that they were not the same as other kids, and that the other kids already knew that...and had known for a long time. (5 minutes) ChildhoodEducation

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Susan Harrington, one of the reporters featured in the documentary How's Your News?

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