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Our new report shows the continued systemic use of restraint and seclusion in BC schools. Read more.

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What's New in Inclusive Education

September 12, 2014
CBC Radio Vancouver recently aired a week-long series on the status of inclusive education in BC. Inclusion BC Executive Director Faith Bodnar spoke to CBC in the class composition segment. ...
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September 11, 2014
Inclusion BC has created an advocacy guide for families to help navigate through the BC Education Labour Dispute....
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September 11, 2014
As the attention around restraint and seclusion in schools grows in BC, the Family Support Institute and Inclusion BC created a guide to help families prevent, recognize, and act on cases of restraint and seclusion that affect their children both directly and indirectly....
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August 26, 2014
The Ministry of Children and Family Development will be providing additional Supported Child Development funding to cover in-school hours for families with special needs children currently accessing services....
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August 21, 2014
The BC government’s announcement of a $40/day “learning and supervision” fund for each day that a child under the age of 13 misses school due to the labour dispute offers little help for families. ...
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July 2, 2014
Four resolutions were passed at Inclusion BC's Annual General Meeting in Nanaimo on June 14th. These resolutions will help guide our important work around transition planning, assisted suicide, personal support networks and restraint and seclusion in B.C. schools....
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May 26, 2014
The ongoing labour dispute between the BC Teacher’s Federation and the Provincial Government, including rotating strikes by teachers and the recent lock out announced by the government, creates turmoil for parents of children with special needs....
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May 20, 2014
Laurie Meston awarded National Inclusive Education Award for being a champion of inclusive education in the Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows school district....
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May 20, 2014
Dale Jarvis awarded National Inclusive Education Award for her leadership in ensuring that all students are engaged learners and contributors to their school community....
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April 7, 2014
On November 22, Inclusion BC and the Family Support Institute announced the report of their survey on restraint and seclusion in schools, Stop Hurting Kids....
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