Inclusive Education


The Inclusive Education SIG aims to provide a forum for researchers in the area of inclusive education to present research, collaborate and discuss current issues. The SIG welcomes diversity of perspectives in how education and educational settings can provide opportunities for all students and especially for students with disability or additional educational needs. The SIG has a broad focus and aims to facilitate debate and exchange of perspectives. 

Research interests:

Research interests represented in the SIG include:

  • Inclusive education
  • Disability studies in education
  • Diversity in education with an emphasis on students with disability and/or additional educational needs
  • Broader issues of diversity related to inclusive education including students with health conditions, students from diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Teacher preparation for meeting diversity in classroom, especially for students with special education needs
  • Policies and practices across the world
  • Research on best practice