Press & Media


Daniel Jarvis-Holland presents at Portland Public School Board of Education Meeting
High school student Daniel Jarvis-Holland shares his dreams of college and a fully included life to the PPS Board of Education

NWDSA in the News

NWDSA on OPB’s “Think Out Loud”
NWDSA Executive Director Angela Jarvis-Holland, along with Brian Skotko and self-advocate Karen Gaffney, appeared on OPB’s radio program “Think Out Loud” on World Down Syndrome Day, March 21st, to speak about “living with Down syndrome”.

Metro Parent: Fun for All (PDF)
An article on local inclusive recreational programs, featuring an interview with NWDSA member Abby Braithwaite

Rare prenatal testing case raises ethical questions
Featuring comments by NWDSA Executive Director Angela Jarvis-Holland. By Aimee Green, The Oregonian, June 13, 2009

Buddy Walk in Portland hopes to shatter stereotypes about Down syndrome
By Julie Sullivan, The Oregonian, Sunday, October 05, 2008

Op-ed: Palin lifts disability profile, but more work is needed
By Patricia E. Bauer, September 29, 2008

Most Oregon school districts flunk special ed goals
An article featuring comments from NWDSA Executive Director Angela Jarvis-Holland. By Betsy Hammond, The Oregonian, April 3, 2008

For One Woman, An Unexpected Gift
By Abby Braithwaite, Special to The Washington Post, Tuesday, April 3, 2007