Join us for the series! DEC and ECTA are hosting various experts in the field of early childhood special education and early intervention in disrupting the pervasive inequities of our systems. Topics will include troubling notions of “at risk,” challenging biases about families in home based services, suspension and expulsion in early childhood settings, counteracting racism and ableism in early childhood systems, and engaging in systems change in pursuit of equity.
The ABCs of Anti Racist Early Intervention
Friday, July 23rd 2021, 12:00 – 1:30 PM Eastern Time
Presented by Jen Newton, PhD; Mira Williams, PhD
Uncovering and Resisting Racism and Ableism in Early Childhood
Wednesday, August 4th, 2021, 4:30 – 6:00 PM Eastern Time
Presented by Hailey Love, PhD; Maggie Beneke, PhD