How Was School?


Our oral history project on Disabled people’s experience of education over the last century, including video, audio, schools resource packs and more.

Micheline Mason (ALLFIE's former CEO) as a small child, smiling at the camera

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“The assumption was you weren’t going to do GCSEs or O levels as they were then, or the old CSEs either, you shouldn’t aspire… I think it was an environment where you learned to become disabled.”

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