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Welcome Trainers. This page was designed just for you! Our website contains a wealth of information on supporting and including children with special needs in the classroom and home. We at the Head Start Center for Inclusion, have chosen a few key pieces of information to get you started. Please browse this page for all things related to training and supporting supervisors working with staff in the inclusive Head Start classroom. Take a look around the other areas of the site for even more information on inclusion. Thanks for visiting!

15 Minute Inservices
HSCI knows the busy schedules of educators! Provide this resource to supervisors to maximize every spare minute by providing training in just 15 minutes! These inservices contain a PowerPoint presentation, handouts, pictures or videos and more that can be viewed and completed in 15 minutes or less.

IEP Basics
Inclusion Basics: Membership
Supporting Early Literacy

Take an in-depth look at the HSCI framework and more using these extended and detailed training modules. PowerPoint decks, video clips, pictures, worksheets, individual, small group and large group activities create an engaging half day to full day training on a variety of topics related to inclusion.

Assessing & Strengthening the Foundation
Curriculum Modification & Adaptations
IEP Training
Planned Instructional Sequences

Broadcast Calls
With the click of a button listen to live or previously recorded phone calls from national experts in the field. These calls contain an audio and PowerPoint presentation on a variety of topics. Calls are approximately an hour in length.

2009 Broadcast Calls
2010 Broadcast Calls
2011 Broadcast Calls

Click here for Broadcast Call participant instructions

Research Briefs
Provide summaries of the findings of research completed within the field of early childhood special education to supervisors and others working with Head Start staff. These briefs make the research accessible to educators and highlight the implications for best practices for inclusion.

Family Literacy
Group Friendship