Siblings, Empathy and Protection

What is it like to be a sibling of a child with special needs?  How do you teach empathy to a kid who consistently seeks out the laugh from his classmates? Empathy is not something that is taught in one class and forgotten about. Empathy is something every parent needs to teach daily.  Today I take a look at my youngest son and some of the sacrifices he has made growing up with a brother who has special needs.