With all the talk about Gonski reform, disability loading in schools funding, social inclusion and belonging, how can we ensure that children with disabilities achieve a meaningful learning experience?
Lauren Matthews, Executive Officer, Early Childhood Intervention Australia (ECIA) will host a panel discussion on policy that will positively impact on inclusive education for students with a disability. Panel guests include:
- Dr Kathy Cologon,Children and Families Research Centre, Institute of Early Childhood, Macquarie University
- Nicholas Pole, Deputy Secretary at the Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (DEECD) Regional Services group
- Madelaine Sobb, Advocate from Youth Disability Advocacy Services (YDAS) and student
- Elizabeth McGarry, Executive Officer of Association of Children with Disabilities