Chief Eexecutive Officer of the Association for Children with a Disability (ACD)
The Association is a Victorian based, not-for-profit family-focussed organisation which exists to assist children with a disability and their families through the provision of information, support and advocacy. The Association is resolute in its belief that real life experiences must inform the development and implementation of public policy.
Like many involved with ACD, Elizabeth has personal experience of disability within her family. She is a passionate advocate for the right of every person to be afforded the opportunity to realize their full potential.
Not another brick in the wall: Making education inclusive
Monday 4th August, 2014: 1:30am - 2:30am
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? This panel session, chaired by Stephanie Gotlib, Executive Officer of Children With Disability Australia, discusses policy that will positively impact on inclusive education for students with a disability.