We are currently welcoming Individual Alliance memberships only with Institutions of Higher Education (IHE) and Stakeholder memberships temporarily at full capacity. Existing IHE and Stakeholder members maintain full access through December 31, 2020.

EarlyEdU® for Inclusion

EarlyEdU for Inclusion is a supportive space for Washington Community and Technical College faculty to reimagine or further develop your course materials related to equitable and inclusive early childhood classrooms.

Meet the Team

Our team shares a commitment to helping early childhood educators gain the skills they need to succeed with each and every child. We work closely with community college faculty to bring an intentional focus on children with disabilities and their families into all aspects of the curriculum and field experiences.

Meet the Team

Resources for Faculty

Get access to valuable materials like faculty webinars, curated inclusion resources, Washington as well as national partner resources, and faculty-created content.

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EarlyEdU for Inclusion Faculty Participation

EarlyEdU for Inclusion faculty have the opportunity to:

  • Bring an intentional focus on children with disabilities and their families across courses
  • Learn alongside colleagues from across the state
  • Participate in quarterly webinars
  • Engage and collaborate with other instructors in a professional learning community
  • (Re)design inclusive practice-based assignments
  • Expand access to high-quality inclusive practicum placements across the state

Become a part of this project

This project is supported by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs. An honorarium and Instructor Kit are available for faculty who participate in specific project activities across an academic year. To learn more about becoming a part of this project or to join our contact email list, please contact Kathleen Meeker.

News and Announcements

Be sure to join other faculty in an upcoming webinars series sponsored by our partner, ScriptNC:

Tips for Practice-Based Assignments
Tuesday February 11, 2020 at 11am PT

Early Literacy
Tuesday April 21, 2020 at 11am PT

Supporting Each and Every Adult Learner
Tuesday Sept 15, 2020 at 11am PT

Early STEM Learning for Children with Disabilities
Tuesday Nov 10, 2020 at 11am PT