I realize how lucky I am today. I have suffered too, although it must have been nothing compared to you. I am sorry about that. I did not realize it was worse in earlier years.You are lucky to grow up today. The public schools are actually far advanced in accommodating dhh students.
I was in the early days of the mainstreaming concept, and I did suffer. Grummer is younger than I am, but he is a product of his time.
He is absolutely right about the time he grew up in. A lot of us are very badly affected emotionally by what happened to us in our youth.