Title

Conference Presentation: "Acceptance and Inclusion of Disabled Children"

Authors

Barbara Roberts

Streaming Media

Publication Date

3-10-1989

Description

Oregon Secretary of State Barbara Roberts spoke to the Coalition in Oregon for Parent Education (COPE) Wagonwheel Conference on March 10, 1989, on "Acceptance and Inclusion of Disabled Children." Roberts began her political career as a lobbyist for the educational rights of disabled children after her autistic son was denied access to public school. The fight to secure and protect the right to education for children of all abilities was an effort that Roberts continued while serving in public office in Oregon and throughout her civic life. This speech, she noted, is of particular importance in her personal history.

Original Format

VHS

Rights

This digital access copy is made available as streaming media for personal, educational, and non-commercial use within the parameters of "fair use" as defined under U.S. Copyright law. It cannot be reproduced, distributed, or screened for commercial purposes. For more information, please contact Special Collections at Portland State University Library at: specialcollections@lists.pdx.edu or (503) 725-9883.

Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/18502