When Declan was 18 months old, he was diagnosed with epilepsy. At three, and then at six, he underwent brain surgery in order to stop the seizures. Now seizure-free, his journey has been a remarkable one. Through my perspective as a mother, teacher, and inclusion consultant to schools, I will share moments when, as we worked to teach our son, he taught us.
The name "Awesome Guy" comes from one of those moments. To read about it, click here.