News and opinion on education for people with disability.

The School for Social Entrepreneurs Australia to close its doors

Some very sad news that the School For Social Enterprise Australia is closing down. We are personally benefitting from the SSE and the Macquarie Kickstarter program.

The boy beneath the mask: School mascot role gives teen with...

Thanks to some innovative thinking by this school, a child with autism has a role to play and is enjoying school a lot more.

“He ain’t special, he’s my brother” – Time to ditch the...

It is time we stopped describing disabled people as "special" and stopped calling their reasonable adjustment needs as "special needs" - it is offensive.

Parents furious to find out children were put in small, dark...

Unfortunately here is an example of restraint and isolation being used in New Zealand to "educate" autistic children.

Supporting students with autism in the classroom: what teachers need to...

Advice for parents and teachers of Autistic children to cater for them in the school classroom.

School is not always a safe place for students with disability...

School teachers are struggling to adequately support students with complex needs and school environments allow abuse to occur.

Three Tips to Make Classrooms Mobility Device Friendly

Tips for creating an inclusive and accessible educational environment.

Disability Inclusion in education: Schools For All Guide

A comprehensive guide to disability integration in mainstream schools and education - developed by parents of children with disabilities.

Disability disclosure: It’s a personal decision

Should you disclose your disability when applying for something? Factors to consider and timing of disclosure considered.

Universities Must Do Far More To Help Students With Disabilities

Universities still have many accessibility and equality problems and students with disabilities must fit in as best they can rather than necessarily have all their access needs taken care of.