Drs. Rebecca Hines and Lisa Dieker, UCF Faculty members, share their thoughts self-advocacy. This podcast was recorded on Dr. Hines' birthday so listen to learn about what she wanted to be when she grew up. In this episode the team discuss the importance of knowing one's strengths and weaknesses along with looking for development benchmarks in peers. They share big and small practical ideas for parents and teachers to support students with disabilities in being their own advocates. Remember questions can be shared on Twitter @accesspractical. Follow us on itunes or iheart podcasts.