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Doug Forbis, College Student Without Legs, Will Teach Adapted P.E. Classes

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First Posted: 04/12/11 03:18 PM ET Updated: 06/12/11 06:12 AM ET

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There are certain teachers whose influence can affect students for the rest of their lives, whose names are never forgotten. Doug Forbis hopes to become one of those -- and it's not just because he doesn't have any legs.

The 24-year-old Spartanburg, S.C., man is finishing up his first year of a two-year graduate education program at Converse College. He plans to teach physical education to kids with special needs.

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