We're Not Stupid: Living with a Learning Difference
We’re Not Stupid is an insightful and very personal video that gives a voice to people who are struggling with learning disabilities. It was made by filmmaker Fonya Naomi Mondell, who is also living with learning differences.
The filmmaker captures the personal stories of young people from all walks of life who discuss what it’s like to live with attention deficit disorder and dyslexia. Their comments are open, honest and direct, and their determination to manage their conditions shines through.
We’re Not Stupid is a must see for students with learning differences and educators wanting to make a difference in their lives.
Time: 14 minutes
Ideal For: Staff Development, Special Education Departments,
Parents, Students, Athletic Coaches, Counselors
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A Reason to Live
A powerful documentary about teen and young adult depression and suicide - personal stories of despair and hope told by young people of different ages, ethnicities and sexual orientation - and their families. The honesty and openness of these individuals bring us face to face with a mental illness that can result in the third-leading cause of death among 15-24 year olds. A 2-DVD set includes classroom and adult versions of the film, with additional special features.