Creating Equity and Excellence for ALL Learners: Examining the Impact of Policy

 SWIFT Strand 5

Students are the future and equity is a core value in making this a reality. Session participants will learn how the SWIFT Center holds equity as a core value: equity of opportunity, equity of access, and equity for all. Equity extends to professionals, family and community members supporting all children and is accomplished through inclusive policy structures and practices.

As a result of this session participants will be able to:

  1. 1. Define equity in the context of education
  2. 2. Identify impact of inclusive policy structures and practices in equity
  3. 3. Identify strategies for extending equity to professionals, family and community members

Jennifer Stonemeier, Barb Trader, Sandra Warren