Inclusion in Early Childhood Programs Webinar – Thursday, February 11, 3:00 pm, EST
The National Community of Practice is excited to hear about a free webinar, hosted by the U.S. Department of Education, that is taking place next week.
On Thursday, February 11th, 3:00 pm, EST, The U.S. Departments of Education and Health and Human Services invite you to watch the Google Hangout for a discussion about inclusion in early childhood programs and why it matters to states, early childhood programs, families, and young children with and without disabilities. The discussion kicks off a series of webinars on the research, practice, and public awareness of inclusion in early childhood programs, to be held over the next several months.
Michael Yudin Assistant Secretary, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services, U.S. Department of Education
Linda Smith Deputy Assistant Secretary and Inter-Departmental Liaison for Early Childhood Development, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Libby Doggett Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Early Learning U.S. Department of Education
Aaron Bishop Commissioner of the Administration on Disabilities, Administration for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Learn more about the Early Learning: Inclusion initiative at http://www2.ed.gov/about/inits/ed/earlylearning/inclusion/
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