Inclusion in Education - What is it?

Karina Barley (PhD)
Taking education into the 21st Century
Inclusion in Education What is it? What is it not? Find out more when you take this course. This course will take 8 hours to complete. It is a little bit longer t...
Target Audience
All educators and educational leaders.
29 reviews
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

Inclusion is a real buzz word in the educational field, but what is it?
This course looks at Government legislation and policy on inclusion, discrimination and equality in education. This is invaluable information for you and your school to be well versed. We will then address what is inclusion and what is not; provide a distinction between integration, inclusion and special education; and provide a framework for you to develop your own pedagogical practice that is in line with the future of education.

Audience

All educators and educational leaders.

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- Money-Back Guarantee – If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

Teaching Standards

1.3.2 Proficient Level – Students with diverse linguistic, cultural, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds
1.6.2 Proficient Level – Strategies to support full participation of students with disability
4.1.2 Proficient Level – Support student participation
Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing this course will contribute 8 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 1.3.2, 1.6.2 & 4.1.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

TTA (Teacher Training Australia) is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient and Lead Level Teacher.


This course contributes to 6.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
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Sessions

Introduction

1 hour

Module 1: Policy & Legislation

1 hour and 30 minutes

State Policies
Australian Legislation
Disabilities Discrimination Act
Ramifications for Education

Module 2: What is Inclusion?

1 hour and 30 minutes

Overview & Description
Special School vs Integration vs Inclusion

Module 3: Integration, Mainstreaming, Inclusion

1 hour and 30 minutes

What is Integration?
What is Mainstreaming?
Revisit of Inclusion in this Context

Module 4: Who is 'Included' in an Inclusive Classroom?

1 hour

Understanding that inclusion isn’t just for ‘Special Needs’ Students.
Exploring other Diverse Students including EAL Students, LGBTQI Students, Indigenous Students, and other minority groups.

Module 5: Educational Strategies for Inclusion

1 hour and 30 minutes

Whole-school Approaches
Classroom Approaches

Conclusion & Feedback

5 minutes

Conclusion
Feedback

User Rating

4.6

Latest Reviews

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Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/10/2020

Very high quality

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/10/2020

The content was of a high standard and relevant to the course. It made me consider all that is involved within an inclusion environment and not just those with special needs.

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/10/2020

Good – explored issues from early childhood right through to tertiary education

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/07/2020

the course was interesting and informative

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/07/2020

Very relevant and helpful strategies

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/07/2020

The course content was of a high quality and was relevant to my day to day work.

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/07/2020

good

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/07/2020

The course was well thought through, well put together with all relevant video clips and text.

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/07/2020

Excellent

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
08/07/2020

very relevant

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
27/04/2020

Very relevant to Australian education system. High quality.

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
18/04/2020

The information was interesting and relevant.

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
18/04/2020

Very dense, but very helpful

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
18/04/2020

Good quality and relevant

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
18/04/2020

Fantastic content and videos.

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
18/04/2020

Very insightful and good quality content

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
05/12/2019

The quality of the course was high. I would definitely recommend this to peers.

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
05/12/2019

very good quality and relevant content

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
05/12/2019

Very clear and indepth explanation

Inclusion in Education - What is it? - Karina Barley
17/09/2019

Excellent quality and relevance.


About the team


Karina Barley (PhD)

Creator

Dr. Karen Barley is an internationally recognized educational consultant specializing in the needs of children with autism and their families. She has over 30 years of expertise as an educator, private one-on-one consultant, course developer and educational technology specialist.
Karen is especially successful connecting with children who have autism and creating behavioral, sensory and educational strategies that help children reach their full potential. Her highly personable style, combined with extensive research, knowledge and firsthand experience of the needs of children with autism, makes her extremely effective and innovative in tailoring individual solutions for families and their schools. Using new and existing approaches Karen integrates her pioneering work with iPad technology to create differentiated educational programs where children with autism can consistently experience success while learning.

In addition, Ms. Barley is an accomplished and engaging, sought after public speaker and teacher trainer. She has shared her significant insights and knowledge on such subjects as, Technology in Education, Technology and Autism, Autism Awareness, 21st Century Learning, Technology and Curriculum Development and other subjects in the United States, Australia and as a keynote guest speaker for international face to face and online conferences.

She completed her PHD in 2019 and is a sessional teacher at Monash University.