“All children have the right to equitable learning opportunities that help them achieve their full potential as engaged learners and valued members of society.”
NAEYC Position Statement: Advancing Equity in Early Childhood Education
We can agree with the NAEYC Position Statement but be unsure of how to implement the recommended practices. Let’s figure it out together!
Join us in exploring how to ensure children of all abilities are challenged, are included in all activities and experience a sense of belonging.
Our Honored Presenters:
Rud and Ann Turnbull—National experts on disability law and advocates for inclusive practices across the life span. Authors of Families, Professionals, and Exceptionality: Positive Outcomes through Partnerships and Trust.
Adiba Nelson—freelance writer for outlets including Tucson Weekly, The Huffington Post, Everyday Feminism and My Brown Baby and author of Meet ClaraBelle Blue, a children’s book inspired by her daughter. She is a fierce advocate for inclusion.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona
330 N. Commerce Park Loop, Tucson
Funded by: First Things First
Operated by: Southwest Human Development
in Partnership with: United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona