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Vt student wins national award

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Daniel Goodrow is a high school senior in Essex High School who just won a national award for standing up and getting students to stop using an offensive word. That word is retarded. For the remainder of the segment, we referred to it as the "R" word. Daniel has downs syndrome and is passionate about equality in schools. Daniel and his father, Lloyd Goodrow, talk about the importance of speaking up for things you believe in and being rewarded in the end. Watch the video for more.

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