Born Fabulous

Episode 7, Part 3 - Interview with Sandra McElwee - Stories of Inclusion and Exclusion : "It Could Happen"

May 09, 2019 Season 1 Episode 7
Born Fabulous
Episode 7, Part 3 - Interview with Sandra McElwee - Stories of Inclusion and Exclusion : "It Could Happen"
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Born Fabulous
Episode 7, Part 3 - Interview with Sandra McElwee - Stories of Inclusion and Exclusion : "It Could Happen"
May 09, 2019 Season 1 Episode 7
Greta Harrison Sandra McElwee
Sandra McElwee talks about her son Sean's journey being included and excluded because he has Down syndrome.
Show Notes

This is the third part of a four part conversation with Sandra McElwee, the mother of Sean McElwee, Sean is an actor on A& E's Emmy winning series Born this Way, owns a t-shirt company called Seanese, and does extensive public speaking. Sean has Down syndrome. Sandra is the author of three five star rated books about Sean's journey, and is a well respected mentor to many families. In this episode Sandra tells stories of Sean's inclusion and exclusion in school, with honestly and humor. She talks about friendship and the beginning of Sean's motto, "It could happen!" This is a powerful episode for families, teachers, administrators, and non profits working in the employment fields to hear.