Posted on February 26, 2014 in News
Posted on February 21, 2014 in Inclusion
Years ago, I worked with a wonderful elementary school. They were committed to making very aspect of the school inclusive, welcoming, and supportive. One issue they had not examined, however, was transportation.
During a visit, I saw a little boy with disabilities skip off an accessible bus, greet his general education classmates as they stood in line on the playground, and enter the building. I asked the principal why he was (a) using specialized transportation and (b) entering the building before his classmates. The principal said, “Um…they all do that.”
By “all”, he meant …
Posted on February 19, 2014 in News
Posted on February 14, 2014 in Differentiating Instruction, Inclusion
This idea was inspired by the content in You’re Welcome, a book on inclusive practices that I wrote with Patrick Schwarz a few years back. This title is actually three mini-books sold as a packet that features content on differentiated instruction, collaboration, and positive behavior supports.
Tools like learning agendas provide great opportunities for …
Posted on February 12, 2014 in News