Hands up who’s special?
Yup, every single one of us!
Adele Hamilton, Editor Parent24
‘And to Janine, an award for a positive attitude!’

Schools have gotten better at rewarding skills other than academic and sporting prowess. But in truth, being unusual isn't always easy.

As parents we know our kids are special – but do we always help them appreciate their differences?

Here are some ways parents are trying:

The curse of curly hair

Raising a left-handed child

But Mom, I'm disabled!

Princess Fiona's shoes

Here's your chance to tell us what makes your child unique and special. Bragging allowed! The email we like best wins you a Parent24 T-shirt. Write it!

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