Did you know…
February is Inclusive Education Month. Inclusive education means that all students have the opportunity to attend their neighbourhood school with their neighbourhood friends so that they can grow and learn together.
Being included doesn’t just mean being in the same physical setting – ‘included’ also means ‘being embraced’. For most children, school is the first place they experience the broader community, and if they are truly included in school, they are well on their way to experiencing an inclusive community throughout their lives.
For a parents’ guide to inclusive education go to: