An enthusiastic group of educators creatively and candidly offered the following responses to this open-ended statement:
therefore, I am!
a work in progress.
allowing students to find success at a level where they can feel safe to take risks.
giving each student a fair/equal chance to learn and succeed.
a learning process.
GE and SE teachers working together to meet the needs of all learners.
necessary to help students with special needs learn to be successful.
an exciting model for meeting the different needs of ALL learners.
teachers working collaboratively.
challenging, but worth it!
Your turn: Inclusion is____________.