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Colleen F. Tomko Pennsylvania
Member Since: 2005

"A disability is one part of a whole person. Every person has something to give, is of equal value and worth, and deserves equal access and opportunities."

Colleen is a parent and advocate for inclusion, a Penn State graduate, a graduate of Partners in Policymaking and president of
Kids Together, Inc.
an all-volunteer unfunded non-profit.

Please read my articles on inclusion posted at Kids Together and sign up for the newsletter or join the inclusion listserv. I have provided over 15 years of volunteer work to promote inclusion and advocate for my son and others.

Drop me line at
Let me know what you think of my designs, or if there is something you'd like to see.

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This design shows two people on the beach. One is on a chair that says "I'd rather be at an IEP -Not!". The other person is using a wheelchair that says "I'd rather be in a special ed class- Not!". He is also thinking (as expressed in a thought bubble) about a classroom teacher pointing at labeled cutout beach items taped to the chalk board. Written in chalk is "Life Skills 101, Miss Depoint, Today's activities pretending to be at the beach" The cartoon is titled "Life's a Real Beach!"

Life's a "Real" Beach T-shirts

Life's a "Real" Beach T-shirts
Wear this T-shirt to help others see how important it is for children with disabilities to expereicne real life.

Life's a "Real" Beach Apparel

Life's a "Real" Beach Apparel
Wear this cartoon as a great easy way to get your point across!

Life's a Real Beach Prints, Cards & Posters.

Life's a Real Beach Prints, Cards & Posters.
Display or send your message to others. Great for really getting the point accross.
Life's a
Life's a "Real" Beach! Black T-Shirt
Life's a
Life's a "Real" Beach! Mousepad
Life's a
Life's a "Real" Beach! Tote Bag
Life's a
Life's a "Real" Beach! Large Mug
Life's a
Life's a "Real" Beach! Mug

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