Making your childcare program accessible to children with disabilities will require creative and responsive accommodations. This session provides an overview of the philosophy of inclusion and insight into what constitutes a “respectful accommodation.” Specific examples of accommodations for children who have various types of disabilities are included. Set One; Core Knowledge Category: Special Needs.
This class will be taught by Shannon James, inclusion specialist for the Inclusive Child Care Program.
Class participants must have already taken "Introduction to Inclusion" either at the library or at another location. For childcare providers who work or live in Multhomah County. Please find other arrangements for children; this is an adults-only Early Words workshop. For more information, call Rachel Altmann at 503.988.3831.