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Selwyn House pupils may have just invented some revolutionary tools to help paralysed people. Pupils from year 7 had Adrienne Coleman talk to them about some of the difficulties she faces because of tetraplegia. They were tasked with designing gadgets to help Mrs Coleman overcome the challenges and have developed prototypes to get feedback on.…

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A Christchurch primary school is using its new 3D printer to problem solve everyday issues for a local tetraplegic woman. Selwyn House School teacher Simon Christie called on his mother-in-law Adrienne Coleman to speak to his mechatronics class on Friday about her disability and how small tasks such as using zippers, holding pens or using stairs were difficult for her.…

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