Yes they can: Opening a university's doors to people with cognitive disabilities
Can people with intellectual disabilities succeed at university studies? A professor at Bar-Ilan University believes they can, and has developed a program that she hopes will prove it.
There's something odd about this class at the Bar-Ilan University School of Education: When the lecturer announces to the students in Introduction to Sociology that there will be a test the next time they meet, every single one of them looks overjoyed and expresses delight. For a few moments, the pale-marble face of Shimrit Kroitero of Tel Aviv lights up with joy. Then she buries her face in her hands, as though...
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