Thursday, 31 October 2013

International Day of People with Disability - 3 December

Contact: International Day of People with Disability
W:  www.forteachersforstudents.com.au/idpwd

Location: Your school
Date: 3 December 2013

Intended Audience: All Australian teachers and their students.

We invite you to celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) at your school!

 2013 is the 21st anniversary of IDPwD and the theme is 'Let's break barriers and open doors'. Classroom teachers can follow the link to request a FREE International Day of People with Disability Education Pack to be posted.

The day aims to:
  • promote an understanding of people with disability 
  • encourage support for their dignity, rights and wellbeing 
  • increase awareness of the benefits of the integration of people with disability in every aspect of political, social and economic cultural life.
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Visit the new IDPwD education website  for:
  • event ideas 
  • curriculum-appropriate lesson ideas 
  • student activity sheets, including SMART Notebook files 
  • fun and engaging student interactives
  • classroom teachers can request a FREE International Day of People with Disability Education Pack to be posted.