Lawmakers Consider a Law That Makes it More Difficult for Special Needs Children to Get Services They Are Entitled to Under Federal Law-Grassroot Perspective – Feb. 27, 2006

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“Laura Brown New Image”

”’KGMB Channel 9”’ aired a clip Thursday night showing the exuberant support by Greece Athena High School students and faculty in Rochester, N.Y., when student Jason McElwain came off the bench for the first time ever and shot 20 points for his team during the last 4 minutes of the game.


Intense shouts of glee from the audience each time Jason scored represented the wholehearted support and encouragement of the community for the 15-year-old boy with autism.

This heart-warming scene brought tears to even the newscaster