As part of the National Down Syndrome Society’s Inclusive Education Initiative, 21_Connect is collecting stories, both good and bad, about inclusion. These stories will be used to influence federal and state educational legislation priorities with the hopes that our nation will begin to embrace differences within our schools. If you have a story about a child … Continue reading What’s Your Inclusion Story?
Congratulations to our own Emily Mondschein for being selected to join the National Down Syndrome Society’s First-Ever National Inclusive Education Task Force for Students with Down Syndrome. The task force includes robust, diverse membership of self-advocates, parents, educators, administrators and academics and strives to ensure all children with Down syndrome get the same educational opportunities as … Continue reading NDSS Task Force