About the posts

I am currently completing a Master of Special Education at the University of Ballarat.  I am completing this blog as part of an assignment for the course.  The blogs that I have critically reflected on are indicated by a *

In sourcing pieces to review on this blog I used online media including blogs, twitter, Facebook as well as online newspapers, news websites and TV shows.

I found this a very interesting tasks that challenged my thoughts about a number of topics.  I have become particularly interested in how social media can both empower and disempower people who have a disability.  I was also very interested in stories that fall into the category of ‘inspirational porn’ as I work for an charity that continues to use these type of stories to tug at the heart strings of potential donors.

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