Silent Diploma Acceptance for Autistic Student Goes Viral

Jack Higgins’ silent high school graduation became an example of kindness and compassion when, earlier this year, the young man with Autism was able to walk across the stage of his high school graduation ceremony thanks to his classmates’ complete silence. Now, Jack is continuing his education at Ability Beyond. Jack's mother, Barbara Higgins and Shaileen Brighton-Ortiz, assistant services director at Ability Beyond joined to discuss Jack's progress and the kindness of his classmates.
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