Series on High Quality Inclusion

This webinar series focuses on aspects of inclusion and services to children with disabilities. Experts draw on current evidence to cover topics such as assessment, screening, evidence-best practices that support individualization, and partnering with parents.

Supporting Participation for All Children: Essential Features of High-Quality Inclusion

View this webinar to learn how to help children with disabilities participate in high-quality inclusive environments. Explore the essential laws, policies, and evidence-based practices that promote active engagement, participation, and a sense of belonging. Find out about the roles of the Departments of Health and Human Services and Education in this work. Discover how these agencies help ensure that young children with disabilities fully participate and engage with their typically developing peers.

Supporting Children Who Do Not Qualify for the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA)

Explore services for children with suspected disabilities who are not eligible under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). This session reviews applicable Head Start Program Performance Standards (HSPPS) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Understand the importance of individualizing services for all children and discuss strategies for individualizing for all children, including those who do not have an IFSP or IEP.