[R-0098] S1. Laws, Policies, Procedures, and Ethical Principles

Citation: Spears, J.L.S. (2017). I’m not your inspiration: Creating inclusive classroom communities begins with letting all children just be children. Webpage. Retrieved from https://partnershipsforearlylearners.org/2017/03/09/im-not-your-inspiration/ or enter “March 2017 I’m not your inspiration” in your search window.

Abstract: This webpage provides information on how teachers can foster disability awareness in early childhood classrooms.

Integration: The information presented on this webpage fits well with content presented in the early childhood courses Child, Family and Community and Introduction to Early Childhood Education.

Content Focus: Child, Family and Community; Disabilities; Disability Awareness; Introduction to Early Childhood Education

Notes: Have students discuss how they will raise awareness of disabilities as teachers in early childhood inclusive programs. This discussion may be followed by viewing Stella Young’s TED Talk I am not your inspiration, thank you very much!