“Every time we teach a child something, we keep him from inventing it himself.” Jean Piaget
You Can Bide Here: Film Of The Event
Over 70 people took part in the event which celebrated inclusion and diversity in the islands.
#SeeMyAbility Swimming for children with physical, sensory and learning impairments
“We teach all children in an inclusive way at Orkney Islands Council and it is great to get these additional resources to support our swimming teachers as we continue to grow our programme.” Garry Burton Sport and Leisure Service Manager OIC
“Coming to the College has changed my life” – A Personal Account – Studying with Orkney College UHI
TJ White reflects on studying at Orkney College UHI.
‘Inclusive education in Scotland starts from the belief that education is a human right and the foundation for a more just society.”
“Teachers and local authorities are key partners in delivering this approach and ensuring every child has the most suitable learning environment for their needs.”
Employing People with a Disability
Only around 40% of working age disabled adults are in employment,