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What is Inclusion?

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This is a clear and concise explanation of inclusion and its use as a strategy to address the devaluation of children and adults who have a disability. The article gives examples of what actively practising inclusion means, for example, "focusing on everyone's disability and limitation, not abilities and possibilities." It also highlights some key effects of devaluation on people and gives other strategies to combat devaluation. 

Author
Unknown
Source
Step by Step - A Kit for Families Working for an Inclusive Community
Publisher
Family Advocacy
Publication Date
1 January 1995
Category
Teachers, Person with disability, Families, Parents, Professionals
Keywords
Inclusion, Social Role Valorisation
Origin
Australia

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