ISW

2017 Inclusive Schools Week Theme

In our world today, we are embracing changes necessary to protect the practices in education and society essential to making a positive difference for all.  In schools where inclusive education flourishes, there is an inspirational, more positive culture. Widely diverse students are members of their school community while participating and progressing in a strong standards-based… Read More

Romania School Learns the True Meaning of Inclusion

In Cluj-Napoca, Romania, the Gheorhge Sincai high school participated in the project "Services for Socio-Educational Integration of Roma", coordinated by the Foundation Desire for Social reflection and openness, founded by SEE. In the frame of this project, the high school participated in the activity "Index for Inclusion" developed by Tony Booth and Mel Ainscow, and published in Romanian… Read More

“Inclusive Schools Week” Celebrates Progress Made in Education in Giving All Students Better Opportunities

Watch news video here (ABC 6 News) -- Governor Mark Dayton declared December 7-11, 2016 "Inclusive Schools Week", advocates and supporters of inclusive education believe that there are still students who are marginalized and do not have access to a supportive and quality education."Inclusive Schools Week" is an annual celebration recognizing  the progress schools have… Read More

Ghana Inclusive International School 2015 ISW Celebration

Multikids Inclusive Academy (MKA) is Ghana's first inclusive international school, educating children in a co-existing learning environment. MKA combines creative, academic and vocational teaching and learning based on the UK National Curriculum, for students in nursery school up to 21 years old. They provide excellence through an enabling environment for all learners and promoting inclusion… Read More

LCPS Celebrates Inclusive Schools Week

Enjoy this Animoto video featuring photos from Loundon County Public School's 2012 ISW Celebration.  LCPS 2012 ISW Celebration Animoto video Read more about their celebration plans: Loundon County ISW 2012 Plans… Read More

Roberto Clemente Charter School Celebrates ISW

Alyssa Postman wrote from UNO Roberto Clemente Charter Elementary School in Chicago, Illinois. "We celebrated Inclusive Schools Week by holding 2 professional development sessions for our staff on accommodating & modifying instruction as well as supporting learners with social-emotional needs. Teachers also presented the "Get Into It" lesson plans from Special Olympics in their classrooms. We… Read More

DC Public Schools 2014 Celebration Plans

D.C. Public Schools is celebrating ISW in a BIG Way this year! Read more about their Celebration plans here! The Inclusive Programming Division will be hosting Inclusive Schools Week on December 1-4. Mark your calendars! We have four exciting events, one on each day after school, at schools around the District. Our aim is to celebrate all DCPS… Read More

A Bowling Outing in Hawaii to Celebrate Inclusion

This success story was shared on our facebook page! What a great way to have fun together and celebrate inclusion! In honor of Inclusive Schools Week, Farrington High School in Kalihi, HI went to bowling with their Friends Program. It was an awesome day filled with laughter and strikes galore. Have an awesome week everyone… Read More

Tacoma Public Schools Inclusion Gallery Exhibit

As part of a week-long celebration of Inclusive Schools Week, Tacoma Public Schools hosted an Inclusive Gallery Exhibit and Resource Fair at Mount Tahoma High School. Student artists from all abilities and grade levels displayed work representing what inclusion means to them. It was truly an amazing event with 82 pieces of art representing inclusion. Over… Read More

Atlanta Public Schools Celebrates ISW

Atlanta Public Schools Hosting Inclusive Schools Week Events by Staff Reports November 26, 2014 03:42 PM Atlanta Public Schools will join school districts and communities around the world in celebrating the 14th annual Inclusive Schools Week Monday through Dec. 5, with events and activities in classrooms, schools and communities to raise awareness of educational practices that… Read More