Inclusive Education Project Podcast
By Amanda Selogie and Vickie Brett: Special Education and Civil Rights Attorneys
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Disability rights is the next frontier in civil rights. We believe education is the key to building an inclusive society and ensuring that all students are given an equal opportunity. The Inclusive Education Project Podcast, hosted by Special Education and Civil Rights attorneys, Amanda Selogie and Vickie Brett, offers a fresh, smart perspective on what it takes to truly make our educational systems and communities inclusive. Tune in each week as Amanda and Vickie share insight on topics ranging from education reform to advocating for equal rights for all students, and participating in modern activism. This show will also offer user-friendly resources to help you and your family navigate the educational playing field.
||CleanA Look Into the Life of an Adult Living with Autism [IEP 007]||For the first half of this episode, we’re joined by Vickie’s cousin, Kenneth Rubi. Ken is an adult living with Autism and he joins us to share a little bit of his experience as a child and then as an adult living with a disability. After the...||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDebunking the Myths of Mainstreaming and Full Inclusion [IEP 006]||What’s the difference between full inclusion and mainstreaming? In this episode, we discuss some of the differences between the two in hopes of offering insight for parents who want to ensure their child(ren) receive the proper curriculum suitable...||12/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs Your Child Eligible to Walk Through That Door? 13 Eligibility Categories [IEP 005]||What are the 13 categories for determining student eligibility for special education? How are they practically (and legally) applied? In this episode, Amanda and I break down the different categories and explain, from a legal standpoint, what is...||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShould You Use a Special Education Attorney or an Advocate? [IEP 004]||When should you hire a special education attorney versus going with an advocate? While many advocates can provide useful assistance to parents, when a complaint is filed against a school district, the process becomes complicated. It becomes...||11/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Role of Mental Health in School Shootings [IEP 003]||Mental health issues are serious concerns that face many students in our school systems, and the correlation between mental health issues and school shootings might surprise you. What are our schools doing to better equip themselves to deal with...||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBetsy DeVos and Leaving All the Children Behind [IEP 002]||We’re exploring the Secretary of Education position and what it entails. This position has come into the limelight more so this year so we wanted to discuss who the new Secretary of Education is (Betsy DeVos), what her credentials are, and what her...||11/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Education and the Next Civil Rights Frontier for Human Rights [IEP 001]||We’re going way back in today’s episode. We’re chatting about one of the most influential cases in American history that helped lay the foundation for our special education laws today. We also discuss the importance of the language we use...||11/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWelcome and Let's Get Inclusive [IEP 000]||In our inaugural episode, we share a little bit about who we are, what we do as special education and civil rights attorneys, and why we’re so passionate about getting the conversation going about making our education systems and communities...||11/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Great and informative podcast!
So incredibly informative and entertaining! Cannot wait for more episodes to come out!
I think this could really make a difference in the future of IEP’s for students in school
For anyone who cares about education!
This podcast was very informative, and the information was easy to digest. The ladies are easy to follow and entertaining. When’s the next episode coming out?!