Author: Donna Berman

Commentary: 1 million Florida scholarships, 1 million opportunities for success

Editor’s note: This commentary from Donna Berman appeared Sunday in the Daytona Beach News-Journal. You can read additional commentary from Berman here. You can read more about Step Up For Students’ administration of its 1-millionth scholarship here. My late son Brandon began experiencing seizures at age 3 and was diagnosed[Read More…]

Commentary: Special education is more complex than many realize

Editor’s note: The Orlando Sentinel recently published commentary arguing that private schools that accept vouchers discriminate against children with special needs. A Volusia County parent of a special needs child begs to differ. Donna Berman’s son, Brandon, who had autism and a brain tumor as well as muscular dystrophy and[Read More…]