Following on from their previous blog on why inclusion might be considered a wicked problem, John Nash and Beth Rous reflect on how design thinking - a deliberate and thoughtful solution-seeking approach for addressing complex problems - is well-suited to address unsolved challenges in inclusion.
The first in a two part series, in this blog article Drs John Nash and Beth Rous consider why true inclusion of children with a developmental delay or disability is so important and yet can be difficult to achieve.
It is early childhood intervention awareness week. This blog article invites readers to reflect on the importance of talking about early childhood intervention with members of their community to deepen the understanding of the supports available and why earlier is better.
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.