Inclusion Advisory Panel

Inclusion Advisory Panel – Disability Focus

As reflected in the Department of Education’s Learners First Strategy 2014–17, equity is a value we hold highly; we all have the right to challenging and engaging learning opportunities in appropriate settings.

The Inclusion Advisory Panel – Disability Focus held its inaugural meeting on Wednesday, June 8.

The role of the Advisory Panel is to provide practical advice to the Minister on the opportunities and barriers to implementing the recommendations made by the Ministerial Taskforce for the Education of Students with Disability.

Membership consists of:

  • Chair
  • DoE Secretary
  • Director of Disability Programs DoE
  • Executive Support DoE
  • Tasmania Principals Association
  • Australian Education Union
  • Tasmanian Association of State Schools Organisations
  • UTAS
  • Catholic Education Office
  • Independent Schools Tasmania
  • Anti-Discrimination Commissioner
  • Mainstream Government School Principal
  • Two representatives from the Ministerial Taskforce

Tasmanian Government Media Release – 8 June 2016
Improved Support for Students with Disability Ministerial Taskforce Report