My Letter 4 Inclusive Education

Why all children should be welcomed in regular classrooms – especially children with disabilities! How would you feel if you were shut away in a place and not allowed to be with everyone else?  This happens everyday for many students with disabilities and is wrong for a great many reasons. First, it is a human…

Diary of a Wimpy Kid – A Second Open Letter

Hello from New York!  I have come here with my mum for World Down Syndrome Day at the United Nations Headquarters and I also dropped in on Abrams Books, the American publisher of Diary of a Wimpy Kid, to deliver this letter to Mr Michael Jacobs, their Chief Executive Officer at his office on Broadway Street.  I was…

Diary of a Wimpy Kid – An Open Letter to Mr Kinney

To read my Open Letter in PORTUGUESE, please scroll down! _____________________________ Dear Mr Kinney (and Puffin Books) I have a 9 year old brother, Julius, and a 7 year old sister, Drea. Julius has Down syndrome and goes to the same school as Drea and me. Yesterday I was listening to Drea reading aloud your…

My Letter to the Prime Minister

I wrote a letter to the Prime Minister, to ask him to give a speech on International Day of People With Disability 2017.  He said he was not able to accept my request then so I am going to write to him again. My first letter is this one. Parliament House Canberra, ACT, Australia Dear…

Me at the United Nations

The Day of General Discussion for Inclusive Education in Geneva When I was 7 years old, I visited the United Nations for the Day of General Discussion for Inclusive Education.  I went with my mum and heard many people talk about inclusive education and why it’s important for every child. On the way back to…