Strategies to Support High-Quality Early Childhood Inclusion

Early Childhood & Special Education/ECSE

Bring together your early childhood and special education/ECSE teams to collaborate on creating inclusive classrooms where ALL children are actively engaged and learning.

Date: June 14-15, 2022

Time: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

$50 per educator;
Lunch is provided
Funding is made possible with a grant from the Minnesota Department of Education; The funding source is federal award Special Education Program to States, 84.027A. 
No state or federal special education funds will be used to cover the costs of food provided.

Location: Sourcewell

Prerequisites: None

CEUs: Teacher CEU

Learning objectives:

  • Improve team collaboration and communication around services for children with disabilities in inclusive classrooms
  • Learn strategies to increase children’s active engagement and participation across the day
  • Implement evidence-based teaching strategies to best meet the individual needs of all children

This two-day training is designed for both early childhood and special education/ECSE teams, offering detailed information on creating a classroom where ALL children are engaged, learning, and having fun. Instruction in the use of a variety of evidence-based classroom and individualized strategies will be provided through lectures, video examples, and group learning activities.

About the leader:
Edward (Ted) Bovey, M.A., has worked with young children with developmental disabilities and typical children for over 25 years as an inclusive preschool teacher, early interventionist, researcher, and coach. He has extensive experience training inclusive preschool teams in identifying functional learning objectives, using naturalistic and embedded instruction, promoting language development, and teaching social skills to young children in inclusive environments.

Event Registration

Participants are encouraged to register with colleagues from early childhood and special education/ECSE teams.

Registration deadline: June 7, 2022

Check-in: 30 minutes prior to event start

Questions: Contact

Strategies to Support High-Quality Early Childhood Inclusion

8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

202 12th Street NE
Staples , MN 56479