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A closer look at unique stories that are relevant to Canadians of all abilities.

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A closer look at unique stories that are relevant to Canadians of all abilities.

Holding The Key

Season 2 Episode 2 | Posted on: June 25, 2015

Episode Description

For nearly 200 years the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, Massachusetts, has helped blind, low-vision and deafblind students unlock their innate abilities to lead full and productive lives. AMI examines the rich history, unique inventions and global impact of North America’s oldest school for the blind.

 

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Is it Time for Online?

Duration: minutes and seconds Ottawa Bureau Reporter Chris Vallée speaks to students with disabilities - as well as advocates, parents and educators - about how a permanent online learning option might impact public education and the lives of students.

In Focus

Duration: minutes and seconds Hosted by Laura Bain, In Focus covers some of the biggest controversies surrounding disability language with an expert panel that includes Michelle McQuigge of The Canadian Press and journalist, writer and activist Andrew Pulrang.