On May 9th, Inclusion BC and the Family Support Institute of BC announced that 2 BC teams and 12 BC educators are being honoured with 2018 National Inclusive Education Awards recognizing their exemplary contributions to providing inclusive learning opportunities for students with special needs. Winners come from Prince Rupert, Saanich, Nanaimo, West Vancouver, Coquitlam and Vancouver.
Nominations were invited in three categories this year as part of Inclusive Education Month in February. 19 nominations were received that included 29 teachers, educational leaders and support staff working in preschool, elementary and secondary schools across the province.
Inclusion BC and Family Support Institute of BC announced that this year’s winners work with students of all ages and abilities who learn, play and grow together in inclusive preschools, elementary and secondary schools. These awards show the excellent work being done by so many excellent educators across our province and the awards celebrate that great work.
To learn more about the recipients and the awards, please visit the Inclusion BC website.