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Inclusive Education

Schools, camps balance desire to accommodate students with medical problems and their ability to help.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/inclusive_education_20051021

In the summer of 2002, Liza Wohlberg had no idea that her life was about to irrevocably change. The 7-year-old, who loved to dance and play with her dog, was enjoying the summer vacation between first and second grade. On a family trip to Canada, Liza's mother, Terry, noticed that her daughter couldn't seem to get enough to drink. When the problem persisted, Terry took Liza to the pediatrician. She was immediately diagnosed with juvenile-onset (type 1) diabetes.

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