Least Restrictive Environment

A New Look at Inclusive Models of Support

A Discussion About:

The History of Inclusive Practices

The Rationale for Change

Models of Support

& Determining Support Decisions

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How can we improve services for Students? and students with special needs?

1. Go to student.infuselearning.com (open in new tab)

2. Room ID:


Thoughts about Inclusion:

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Least Restrictive Environment

Equal Access = Equal Opportunity

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What does IDEA require?

Simply put, removal of a child with disabilities from the regular education class may occur only if the child cannot be satisfactorily educated in the regular educational environment with the use of supplementary aids and services.


What does Inclusion mean to you?

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Continuum of Services

Types of Support

Supplementary Supports

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Some Big Ideas

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Specialized Services

Specialized Services should not be a life sentence....


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Determining Supports...

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Catherine Wilson

Educational Specialist

Professional Development Presenter

Thinking In Common