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Writing Spotlights (Kennedy Center, VSA Educational Tool)

Description:

Welcome to VSA's educational tool that features short literary works by prominent writers with disabilities. Designed to engage middle and high school students and encourage dialogue about disability and diversity, each Writing Spotlight is accompanied by discussion questions and writing activities to promote language arts skills, including reading comprehension and creative writing. (Writing Spotlights are also available in Arabic, French and Spanish)

Tag(s): ADD/ADHD Autism Spectrum Disorder Curriculum/Instructional Methods Deaf-Blind Developmental Delay Emotional Disabilities Hearing Impairment High School Intellectual Disabilities Learning Disability Literacy Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Multiple Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Other Health Impairment Parent/Family Speech/Language Impairment Transition Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment