Early Childhood Education Leaders Communities of Learning (CoL) for Inclusive Programs
The Communities of Learning (CoL) will deliver targeted technical assistance and professional development to leaders in early childhood education programs. The online CoL will focus on building and maintaining high-quality early childhood inclusive programs. Specifically, participants will:
- Describe factors that lead to high-quality inclusive preschool programs;
- Discuss key challenges to implementing inclusive programs;
- Describe successful division and program strategies, including service delivery models and funding mechanisms;
- Develop and implement an action plan for preschool inclusion to address needed changes in policies and/or procedures, service delivery, and staff training; and
- Engage in peer-to-peer discussions about high-quality inclusive programs.