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    Sharon Roberts

    Sharon Roberts is the mother of a 16-year-old boy with autism. She is also mother to two other children, a 27-year-old son and a 10-year-old daughter. She lives with her husband and many family pets. Sharon works as a lecturer at a local university and is studying for a PhD. She has written this short piece with pride and admiration for all her children and their individual achievements.

    Jack: My Boy, My Son, My Life

    Jack: My Boy, My Son, My Life

    Expecting the expected, achieving gold— S. Roberts As every parent knows, choosing the right secondary school for his or her child is very challenging. I remember saying to my husband six years ago, “We need to get this right, because if Jack is happy in school, I am happy in work, and the family benefits […]

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