Myths and Barriers
Dealing with myths and barriers to inclusive education
Being aware of the common myths and inclusion barriers around is important for families of children with disability. When you know what is likely to come your way, you can be prepared and not back down. Being forewarned also helps you model more positive behaviours and deflect stereotypes about inclusive education and your child.
Further advocacy tips dealing with myths and barriers
Disability discrimination is against the law. If you are unsatisfied with the results of your own advocacy, this fact sheet also includes advice for making a complaint or taking legal action to address discrimination.