August 3, 2017

Jumping hurdles towards a level playing field

Mother, Laura Wilson reflects on her son's participation at the NSW Public Schools State Cross Country Championships. Laura tells us why his inclusion in sport was so important and the steps they took to get there.
July 20, 2017

Trust and relationships, key ingredients for inclusion

An early childhood education and care centre director from Goodstart Early Learning shares how they have supported a family and successfully included a boy who had previously been excluded from a number of other services.
June 24, 2017

Weekend conversations; big small talk about inclusion

In response to Senator Pauline Hanson's comments made in Australian Federal Parliament suggesting children with autism should not be included in mainstream education, we interview a range of community members to ask what they would say to others with differing opinions on inclusion.
June 15, 2017

Children’s voices: My starting school story

This is the first in a series of children’s voices blogs. 12 year old Isabella thinks back on her experience of early childhood intervention and how it helped when she made the transition to her local school. Isabella has autism spectrum disorder.
May 19, 2017

The social glue of primary school fads and trends

Emma Pierce, ECIA NSW/ACT Inclusion Coordinator reflects on the positive influence fads and trends can have on social inclusion in the primary school playground.