In Germany, there is a unique program designed to train people with mental disabilities and learning difficulties to become teachers in diverse fields such as social studies, medicine, design, and architecture. This program, sponsored by the Institute for Inclusive Education at the Cologne University of Applied Sciences, aims to offer these individuals an opportunity to reach their full potential by celebrating their unique perspectives.
If these participants complete the training program, they will be hired as “education specialists,” with employment contracts similar to those of university lecturers or assistant professors. Through this program, they have the chance to defy conventions, challenge stereotypes, and make a meaningful contribution to society. Will they succeed? Find out in this heartwarming documentary that showcases the power of inclusion, empathy, and the human spirit.