Dan Habib


While working at the Institute on Disability, Habib has screened his films hundreds of times at universities, national conferences, and independent theaters across the country and internationally, leading discussions about the challenges and benefits of inclusive education and related topics. Including Samuel was broadcast nationally on public television stations in the fall of 2009, and was nominated for an Emmy in 2010. Including Samuel has also been featured on NPR's "All Things Considered" and "Good Morning America," as well as in the Washington Post and Exceptional Parent magazine. The film has been translated into 17 languages and is used as a teaching tool worldwide.

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  • Video: The Power of Inclusive Education
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    Before his son Samuel was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, filmmaker Dan Habib rarely thought about the inclusion of people with disabilities. Now he thinks about inclusion every day.

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