Abuse of people with disability in education – the issues
People told the Disability Royal Commission about
Education is where people learn.
- early childhood centres
People said that many education places use restrictive practices.
Restrictive practices are actions that stop people from
- doing what they want
Lots of people said that bullying is a problem in education.
Bullying is when someone says or does something to make you feel bad.
Some people said that educating people with disability is not seen as important.
People told the Royal Commission that many teachers don’t get enough
People told the Royal Commission what they think could be better.
- Inclusive school classes where students with disability get what they need
- Disability advisors at universities
- A National Action Plan for inclusive education
- Better training for teachers
The Royal Commission wrote a report about what people told them.
You can get the report in Easy Read.