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Morley out Outwood MP, Ed Balls, has come out in support of 'Educating Yorkshire' pupil Musharaf Asghar, who overcame his stammer thanks to the help of his English teacher, Mr Burton.
Balls, who has a stammer himself, says a people with a stammer need confidence and a support network.
Shadow Chancellor, Ed Balls, hopes that children around the country who suffer from stammers will look at 'Educating Yorkshire's' Musharaf as a role model for overcoming their own problems.
Shadow Chancellor, Ed Balls, has tweeted his support for a pupil who took steps to overcome his stammer on 'Educating Yorkshire'.
Musharaf Asghar pulled on heartstrings around the nation by making a speech to his classmates at the end of their time at Thornhill Academy, Dewsbury.
When he joined the school, his stammer was so bad he could not talk.
Ed Balls, MP for Morley and Outwood, who has a stammer himself, took to the social networking site to declare his pride in Musharaf's performance.