Reflective Essay On Special Education

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It was the day that I’ve been waiting for over 3 years. A day that would finally let me be normal like everyone else and have the choices as other people without being ridiculed by the teachers that saw me as unqualified to be taught in a standard way. Thanks to my mom thinking that it would be a marvelous idea to have me be placed in special education due to my lack of effort taking reading comprehension test. I was placed in special education at the end of 5th grade, and sought to see the end of it. That day would eventually come on early April of 2015, where I was called upon to the office during class in 8th grade. I was in pre-algebra doing homework when suddenly the teacher asked me to come down to the main office. When I got down and made it to the office, a young man who looked like he was in his mid 20’s approached me and greeted himself. He asked me to follow him to a boardroom in the school and started a conversation with me about my schooling. I told him about the classes that I wanted to take in high school and what I wanted in my future. After a brief conversation about my education, he handed me a tannish-colored folder and told me to fill out a questionnaire about my life, friends, and family. As I was filling out the questions, I noticed that the questions got into more detail and started to ask about the special education program that I was in. When I finished the questionnaire, the man proceeded to test my knowledge by giving me a math test. The math
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