Back to School – 8 things you can do to prepare your child with disabilities

Find out when that first day is – will your child be attending on the first day of school? Often schools will ‘suggest’ that your child may be more comfortable attending a few days or even a few weeks later instead, and sometimes you won’t find this out until very close to the date. And some families choose a later transition because they know that this is what will work best for their child. … More Back to School – 8 things you can do to prepare your child with disabilities

#AdvoCon2019 – FAQs

We are working hard behind the scenes to bring together a stellar event. Whether this will be your first time attending or you’ve come to every one so far, we hope you walk away inspired, energized, and ready to take your influence to the next level.

If you’re looking for help to prepare you for the event or help you decide if this conference is for you, and to answer a number of questions, this is the blog post to read. Information will be updated here as it becomes available. … More #AdvoCon2019 – FAQs

#AdvoCon2018 – Full Brochure on Speakers and Workshops

We’re so close now to our third annual conference on October 6th in Surrey! Get your tickets here: Advocacy: Strategies and Solutions This conference would not be possible without our sponsors and we’re so grateful – thank you! #YEM_BC youreducationmatters.ca facebook.com/youreducationmatters @inclusionbc http://inclusionbc.org/ facebook.com/InclusionBC You may also want to check out our pre-conference lightning talk … More #AdvoCon2018 – Full Brochure on Speakers and Workshops

Back to School – 8 things you can do to prepare your child with special needs

Find out when that first day is – will your child be attending on the first day of school? Often schools will ‘suggest’ that your child may be more comfortable attending a few days or even a few weeks later instead, and sometimes you won’t find this out until very close to the date. And some families choose a later transition because they know that this is what will work best for their child. … More Back to School – 8 things you can do to prepare your child with special needs

Call For Proposals

Call for Proposals: Advocacy – Strategies and Solutions, BCEdAccess 2018 Conference and AGM BCEdAccess, as an organization of parents, guardians and allies, supports the rights of children and youth with special needs and/or disabilities to achieve equitable access to a quality education in accordance with international human rights law, and full inclusion and participation in … More Call For Proposals

Notes from Advocacy In Action Part 1 – Building Relationships

Building Relationships was one of the excellent workshops we were fortunate to have at our second annual advocacy conference, Advocacy In Action (2017). It was presented by Erika Cedillo and José Duarte. You’re really going to have to look out for their next live version of this presentation, because their energy and enthusiasm really gave … More Notes from Advocacy In Action Part 1 – Building Relationships

Guest Post: Effective Approaches to Resolving School Issues for Your Child With Special Needs

With the startup to the new school year, and the many challenges that parents typically encounter around this time, I thought it might be valuable to have a comprehensive guide to how to proceed.  I turned to Inclusion BC to see if they could provide some guidance.  This excellent and thorough document is what they … More Guest Post: Effective Approaches to Resolving School Issues for Your Child With Special Needs

#AdvoCon2019 Plenary Speaker: BC People First – Our Experiences in the Education System: Overcoming Frustrations by Staying Solution Oriented

#AdvoCon2019 Plenary Speaker: BC People First – Our Experiences in the Education System: Overcoming Frustrations by Staying Solution Oriented @PeopleFirstCA #bced #bcpoli … More #AdvoCon2019 Plenary Speaker: BC People First – Our Experiences in the Education System: Overcoming Frustrations by Staying Solution Oriented

#AdvoCon2019 Workshop: Including All Citizens Project: Advancing Inclusive University Education by Fiona Whittington-Walsh

#AdvoCon2019 Workshop: Including All Citizens Project: Advancing Inclusive University Education by Fiona Whittington-Walsh #bced #bcpoli @InclusionBC … More #AdvoCon2019 Workshop: Including All Citizens Project: Advancing Inclusive University Education by Fiona Whittington-Walsh