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Aimee Mullins on the Power of Words and Openness to Adversity

My good friend and colleague Pamela Brierley mentioned this video to me the other day.  We were talking about teaching and the power we have as teachers to frame experiences for our students.  Ms. Mullins’ account of her discovery of the meaning of “disability” really sends home a message about the power of words.

Follow this link to TED’s presentation of her talk.