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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

Inclusive Schools Week Kick Off Event

Location: Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives – 1201 17th St, NW Details: The Inclusive Schools Week Planning Committee would like to extend a special invitation to its 2012 Inclusive Schools Week (ISW) Kick-Off Event. The event aims to highlight the District of Columbia’s work toward creating and maintaining inclusive classrooms and engage participants in interactive activities… Read more

2012 ISW Theme- Social Inclusion: More than a Seat in the Class!

The Theme for the 2012 Inclusive Schools Week provides a more specific focus this year. Last year’s theme "From Awareness to Action" applied to all aspects of inclusive education from changing attitudes to changing staffing and scheduling practices. For our new theme, ISN has chosen to address a significant and continuing challenge in creating and… 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