School can already be challenging between tough subjects to learn and dealing with not so kind peers, add any sort of learning difference on top of that and it’s a recipe for disaster.
For Australian student Phoebe, she endured bullying from teachers, parents, and students for her learning differences. Phoebe is diagnosed with ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, and Dysgraphia.
“Unfortunately I was bullied relentlessly for years,” Phoebe says, “I just try use it as motivation.”
Phoebe championed through the parents and teachers who called her stupid. Here’s her take on it:
YES, GIRL! PREACH!
Others had lots of encouraging things to say: