Zac’s Mighty Wheels and the Giant Problem

Written as a chapter book for the 2nd grade reading level, Zac’s Mighty Wheels and the Giant Problem by MISD special education teacher Andrea Kurth and her son Owen Kurth, takes the focus off disability and puts it on adventure.   In the book, Zac finds a wishing well and wishes for the wheelchair of […]

The Zachary Effect: Anxiety – The New Normal

Anxiety – The New Normal The Zachary Effect I barely remember a time in my life when I haven’t experienced anxiety. A few years between meeting my husband, marriage, and my first child, perhaps. Since then it has gripped me, loosely at first, gradually increasing its hold.   Numbness in my face marked the onset […]