Many people don't want to be different, but in many professional fields, being different is actually an advantage.
For this episode of the Bright & Quirky Hero Series, Sara Renzulli, assistant professor of educational psychology at the University of Connecticut, explains the value in using the term “difference” over “disability." Having a different perspective and approach to learning is an asset. According to Sara, everyone has their own standard of what “normal” is. It only becomes not normal when compared to someone else.
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