Skip to content

What children's perspectives tell us about inclusion

Free Course Free Course

The underlying premise of this free course, What children's perspectives tell us about inclusion, is that we are all experts in different ways, and that our different experiences and understandings are of value. Inclusive education is presented and discussed as under construction, both in educational settings and as a concept. The materials to be found in this course are largely rooted in the social model of disability and human/disability rights frameworks.

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand a context in which listening to the perspectives of children is important in developing inclusive education
  • demonstrate an insight into the varying perspectives of children
  • reflect on how children's perspectives fit into a personal developing model of good practice and how they relate to a personal set of perspectives.

By: The Open University

  • Duration 4 hours
  • Updated Tuesday 16th February 2016
  • Intermediate level
  • Posted under Educational Practice
Share on Google Plus Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit View article Comments
Print

Study this free course

Enrol to access the full course, get recognition for the skills you learn, track your progress and on completion gain a statement of participation to demonstrate your learning to others. Make your learning visible!

What children's perspectives tell us about inclusion

Introduction

Unit image

The underlying premise of this course is that we are all experts in different ways, and that our different experiences and understandings are of value. Inclusive education is presented and discussed as under construction, both in educational settings and as a concept. The materials to be found in this course are largely rooted in the social model of disability and human/disability rights frameworks.

This OpenLearn course provides a sample of Level 2 study in Education, Childhood & Youth qualifications [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

Tags, Ratings and Social Bookmarking

Ratings

No votes yet

Share

E243_1