Mentoring special-needs kids in public schools through creative expression

John Michael Brecino, 13, a seventh grader at San Antonio National High School in Makati, is visually impaired. Yet his talent and hard work got him to the Metro Manila championship of "PWD (persons with disability) Got Talent." He credits Special Achievers, a nongovernment organization that aims to help special needs kids, for coaching him. At a recital of special-needs kids at his school, Brecino said in Tagalog: "My message to PWDs is that they should not be afraid to get out of their comfort zones. They need to explore their talents and see the world. They will realize that they can also do what normal people can." Licensed occupational therapist and Special Achievers' c...Keep on reading: Mentoring special-needs kids in public schools through creative expression

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