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Valuing Our Older Teachers Who Are Miracle Workers


This article has been published by ISER.

Great Teachers Support Students with Learning Differences into Their Late 80's

Oftentimes in our society, we seem to disregard the wisdom, understanding, and experience of our elders. Just like Helen Keller had her Anne Sullivan, we have within our midst many miracle workers who have the patience of Job and the knowledge of King Solomon.

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About the Author: Dr. Michael McManmon, Founder

Dr. Michael McManmon is a licensed psychologist, author, and the founder of the College Internship Program (CIP), a comprehensive postsecondary transition program for young adults with Autism and Learning Differences. He has over 40 years of experience with students with learning differences and was diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome in his 50's.

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