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FIRST – Disability Inclusion Training

FIRST® has long worked to be an inclusive organization, providing access to exciting robotics programming to students with special needs and disabilities. FIRST staff, mentors, and students are provided with Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion training to educate and provide strategies for creating a more inclusive and diverse environment:

FIRST, in collaboration with Kids Included Together (KIT), created webinar training focusing on providing coaches and mentors with a better understanding of some of the challenges youth with disabilities face, and how to create a more welcoming and comfortable environment for everyone on their FIRST teams.

 

Special Olympics – Unified Division TraIning

Special Olympics Unified activities are inclusive programs that unite Special Olympics athletes (individuals with intellectual disabilities) and partners (individuals without intellectual disabilities) as teammates for training and competition. This course will help you understand and implement Special Olympics Unified activities in your school.