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2009 National Inclusive Education Awards Announced in BC

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To highlight National Inclusive Education Week (February 15 - 22), and to bring attention to the many positive examples of inclusive classrooms and schools across the country,...

the Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL) has created a national certificate of recognition to be bestowed upon recipients who have made positive contributions to inclusive education in their province or territory.

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Three awards were selected in the areas of early childhood education, K-12 education and post-secondary education. Winners will be announced during Inclusive Education Week (February 15-22, 2009) and honoured at our Conference and Annual General Meeting in June, 2009.

And the winners are...

National Inclusive Education Week offers all of us an opportunity to highlight the benefits of inclusive education and to increase awareness of its many positive outcomes. Inclusion means fully engaging and supporting students with developmental disabilities to participate in a holistic learning environment with their non-disabled peers.