Children's Week is about the right of all children to enjoy childhood. This year, the Advocate for Children and Young People has launched a number of new initiatives to enable children to have their voice heard. Children's Week Awards have also recognised the work of two NSW early childhood intervention services around advocacy for young children with developmental delay and disability.
Read about the Inclusion Tool which was developed to assist early childhood intervention services in identifying inclusive practice strengths and needs and to review changes in those practices over time.
A pre-service early childhood teacher shares his personal experience and reflections on his first time developing an inclusion plan for a child with a disability during professional experience placement in a long day care centre.