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08/13/20 – Inclusive Schools Week 2020! 07/09/20 – Distance Learning Resources 06/30/20 – Resilience 12/05/19 – #ISW2019 Author Q&A 12/03/19 – Inclusion Course Giveaway – $400 Value! 12/02/19 – Happy Inclusive Schools Week 2019! 11/19/19 – Inclusive Schools Week Theme Activities 10/15/19 – Nominate a Spotlight School for ISW 2019! 10/08/19 – What’s New at… Read more

What are the Roles of Principals in Successful Inclusive Schools?

Perhaps the most critical role in successful inclusive schools is the role of the principal. The school principal’s active participation is the single most important predictor of success in implementing change, improving services, or setting a new course. The school principal is central to facilitating systemic change and leading faculty to adopt new attitudes and… Read more

Peer Support in Inclusive Settings

The current nationwide focus on inclusive supports challenges school systems to use all available resources to provide instruction in the general education setting. We are familiar with in-class supports provided by adults such as co-teaching and support facilitation. However, there are other strategies that are appropriate for students who do not require the level of… Read more

Blog Series: Inclusion in 299 Words or Less!

Inclusion is what the world needs, this I believe. Inclusion is substantiated by research as a means to improve academic outcomes for all students, especially those with disabilities.  While academic gains are imperative, there are other benefits of inclusion – not easily quantified, yet equally as important.  I believe there are ethical and moral benefits… Read more

Effective Plans for Improving Student Achievement

Author: Lynne Guidry Every educational leader wants to improve student achievement. However, we all understand that there is no magic formula or “one size fits all” plan that can be successfully used for every campus.  If that were the case, we would all already be using that plan!  Fortunately, there are several best practices and… Read more

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Welcome to the Inclusive Schools Network: What’s New?

As the Inclusive Schools Network, the website, newsletter, and Inclusive Schools Celebration Week resource center have been updated to better serve everyone interested in promoting Global Inclusion, here is a quick look at several of our new features.   But first, let’s begin by assuring our members, current and new, that the same guiding principles and… Read more