This video outlines the importance of using positive, strengths-based language. Respectful, positive language is an opportunity to shape community attitudes and create an inclusive classroom culture.
Watch the Language of Disability and Accessibility video
This resource has been provided by the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) who develop expertise and empower teachers and school leaders to create better education outcomes for Australian children. You can find further information on teaching students with disability and the terms and conditions on the AITSL website.
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