Meet our Inclusion Team
North American International School believes that every student is unique in his or her own way, and promotes Inclusive education.
The School’s Inclusive policy is developed in line with the UAE Federal Law 29, Dubai Inclusion Education Policy Frame Work, US federal law (The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and North Carolina Pubic Education guidelines.
The Department of Inclusion is committed to offer full support to students with special education needs and students with determination, their teachers and parents. The goal of the department is to prepare parents and educators to work as a team, and assist students with special educational needs to be academically and socially successful. The department liaisons with external agencies, refer children for psycho educational evaluations, speech, occupational therapies and other alternate therapies, wherever necessary.
Students with special educational needs have the opportunity to participate in educational programs in the least restrictive environment that is commensurate with their individual strengths and needs.
The school respects the privacy of parents as well as students hence all information is treated as confidential and shared on a need to know basis.