NEA supports the use of best practices and evidence-based inclusion strategies for every student with disabilities in the least restrictive environment. NEA believes that educators are in the best position to know and understand positive inclusion practices and are the best advocates for students in need of additional supports. Below is a document explaining NEA’s full position and implementation guidance.
Published: April 1, 2022
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The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.