Not Another Brick in the Wall

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