2019 Preschool Inclusion Roundtables: Educating All Young Children Together
All events have been completed fall 2019.
Looking for technical assistance to write your plan? We have these optional online meetings scheduled. No need to register you can just log in at the correct time to join the meeting. Information is here. (link to updated Timeline document)
These regional meetings provided a forum to meet with other districts, hear about various models to implement preschool inclusion, and learn from district representatives that have taken steps to implement plans to increase access to inclusive classrooms. To learn about the roundtables watch this video:
What happens if we missed the Roundtables?
We are sorry you it!
If you were invited to attend by receiving a letter from ISBE with your EE data that means you need to submit a plan to ISBE. You will receive an email reminding you that the plan is due and offering an online meeting to support you in thinking through the plan. Please take advantage of the supports offered to you through Early CHOICES and STAR NET. For additional questions you can contact Early CHOICES at firstname.lastname@example.org ISBE.
If you missed it you can:
Follow up online meetings will be offered prior to each plan due date. There are two options prior to each due date. You can find details here. (link to updated timeline)
For programs who are working as a team to improve inclusive practices you may want to join our Community of practice:
The What Makes Inclusion Work Community of Practice
If you are ready to dive in with your team consider joining this Community of Practice. You can learn more here and register.