Education Equity: Leading the Inclusion Revolution

Talk

WHEN Sunday, January 13, 2019
6:30-8pm WHERE NYUAD Campus, Conference Center WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute
Open to the Public

Building an inclusive society where all children learn together and participate equitably hinges on providing inclusion for all. Join us to discuss international trends and best practices in inclusion for children with disabilities. This talk explores relevant theories, supports and strategies of how society can best support children across the full spectrum of learning and emotional needs in the classroom and community.

Speakers
Kristie Patten Koenig, Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy; Department Chair, NYU-Steinhardt
Janet Njelesani, Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy, NYU-Steinhardt
Stephen Shore, Autistic Professor of Special Education, Adelphi University
Her Excellency Jameela Al Muhairi, Minister of State for Public Education for the United Arab Emirates, Individuals
Lawrence Carter Long, Actor, Media Consultant, and Activist, Individuals

Hosted by
NYU Abu Dhabi Institute


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