Several Events Planned to Celebrate ISW in the District of Columbia

The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) and its planning partners have coordinated a week-long series of city-wide events and trainings in celebration of Inclusive Schools Week.  Please join us in our efforts to raise awareness about the importance of inclusion and the great work our city is doing to ensure that inclusion… Read more

Vienna Elementary to Mark ‘Inclusion Week’ Starting Monday

Students hope to raise $500 to donate to Jill's House in Vienna. In observance of National Inclusive Schools Week, December 2-6, the students and staff members at Vienna Elementary School will participate in a different activity each day designed to encourage inclusion for all students.  Vienna Elementary School is a Fairfax County public school. The school… Read more

PWCS Office of Special Education Poster Contest

In celebration of Inclusive Schools Week, the PWCS Office of Special Education, invites schools to create a colorful and attractive banner or poster that focuses on stakeholders’ awareness of this event. An inclusive school is where there is a sense of belonging—all students are welcomed members of the school community. There is acceptance and understanding… Read more

Flint Hill Elementary Inclusive Schools Week Celebration 2012

Inclusive Schools Week (ISW) is an annual event sponsored by the Inclusive Schools Network. Celebrated during the first week in December, ISW was created to commemorate the progress that schools have made in providing a quality education to an increasingly diverse student population including students who are marginalized due to disability, gender, socioeconomics status, cultural… Read more

I Am Norm 2011 ISW Celebration Activities

Take a look at the short "how to" video that that Malia Rappaport (one of I am Norm's fantastic youth leaders) put together to promote Inclusive Schools Week. Find more videos on the I Am Norm Facebook page.  … Read more

Newton Public Schools ISW 2011 Events and Activities

Submitted by: Jo-Louise Allen, Co-Chari, Newton Sped PAC FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY Staff Appreciation Breakfast on Wednesday, December 7th. Book display highlighting differences of all kinds Principal's note focusing on inclusion in the next issue of the Franklin newsletter All classrooms to participate in a grade-appropriate "I feel included when" activity BURR ELEMENTARY Schoolwide Activities  Teacher communication—providing teachers… Read more

Atlanta Public Schools Celebrates ISW 2011

Atlanta Public Schools has many different activities planned for Inclusive Schools Week. The Board of Education has  proclaimed that the week of December 5th-9th will be Inclusive Schools Week.. On Monday, the Central Office Staff will be greeted at the door in the morning with pencils, stickers and gifts from the ISN Shop. They will also… Read more

Minnesota Proclaims Inclusive Schools Week 2011

The state of Minnesota has issued a proclamation identifying December 5th-9th as Inclusive Schools Week.  In support of this proclamation, a group of organizations have come together and are offering a free community event on December 6, 2011 with Dr. Patrick Schwarz at the Bloomington Civic Plaza in Minnesota.  He will be speaking on- From… Read more

Including Samuel Screening ISW 2011

The Arc of Northeast Tarrant County & Special Populations Group of meadow Creek PTA are offering a special screening of "Including Samuel" Tuesday, December 6, 2011 from 6:30-8:30 pm.  The screening will be held at the Meadow Creek Cafeteria in Bedford, Texas.  To learn more about the film and how this district is celebrating click… Read more

Ocean Springs School District Celebration Activities 2010

Submitted by Teresa Callahan, Assistant Principal of Magnolia Park Elementary School Highlights of Celebration Activities Ocean Springs School District on the Mississippi Gulf Coast has several exciting plans to celebrate Inclusive Education Week! For the big Kick-off, the Mayor is issuing an official proclamation for next week to be Inclusive Education week in our community, using… Read more