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  1. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Stargazers' camp puts blindness in a new light

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 12:00am by LAM WOON-KWONG

    ... Lam Woon-kwong People with disabilities need to be seen as individuals with their own unique talents Stargazers' camp puts blindness in a new light A few weeks ago, I attended ... is a highlight among the many events I attend, because it helps its participants challenge old, tired thinking on "disability" and "possibility". As the name suggests, a central ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Plea for all pupils, including those with special needs, to learn together

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by LAM WOON-KWONG

    ... In commemorating the International Day of Persons with Disabilities today, we must remember those with special educational needs such as Wallace, who are still struggling for equal learning opportunities. ... In reality, inclusive education provides real benefits, and not just for those with disabilities. A case in point is Kowloon Bay St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School, where ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Teach inclusive values and end the waste caused by discrimination

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 12:00am by LAM WOON-KWONG

    ... factors such as their disability and gender. In each case, a promising future was cut off. We are left with the lingering thought that we had failed, as a society, to fulfil our core values ... or disability. When we discriminate, we forget our shared humanity. As former US president John Kennedy said: "For, in the final analysis, our most basic common link is that we all inhabit ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Human desire for equality is innate, science suggests

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by LAM WOON-KWONG

    ... universal design into our building planning or investing in barrier-free access points, we are improving the quality of life not only for people with a disability, but also for parents who use baby ...



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