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Inclusive Education Project Podcast

Jun 30, 2020

We’re taking a break during July and August to recharge our creative juices, but we’ll be back with brand-new episodes in September!

We’ve been bringing you timely information from the Federal and State Departments of Education and what the school districts are doing during this pandemic, but during these summer...


Jun 30, 2020

The programs at Best Buddies International empower those with special abilities to develop meaningful friendships with their peers, secure successful jobs, live independently, improve their public speaking, self-advocacy and communication skills, and to feel valued by society.

Today’s guest is Sarah Won, the Director...


Jun 23, 2020

How can we use the lessons we’re learning during the COVID-19 pandemic to better the education system? That is the main topic of discussion today between Amanda, Vickie, and their special guest, Gwen Vogelzang.

Gwen and her husband are adoptive parents to two great kids, one of whom thrives and struggles with Autism...


Jun 16, 2020

Todd Hasak-Lowy joins Amanda and Vickie for a conversation about nonviolent activism, in light of the current protests going on around the country.

Listen in to this eye-opening conversation on how monumental change takes place!

Todd Hasak-Lowy is an author and Professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. ...


Jun 9, 2020

On today’s show, Genia Stephen joins Amanda and Vickie in a conversation about what the coming school year might hold and the reasons that remote schooling might not be working for everyone. 

Genia Stephen helps kids with intellectual disabilities build inclusive lives at home, at school, and in the community. She...