Inclusion in Early Childhood Education Timeline

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In History
  • Polio Vaccine is Created

    Polio Vaccine is Created
    The 1954 Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka decision led to inclusion in law, politics, social policy, and education. In the same year the United States the created a vaccine to fight polio in children.
  • Brown v The Board of Education 1954

    Brown v The Board of Education 1954
    The 1954 Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka decision led to inclusion in law, politics, social policy, and education. This legislation protects the civil rights of children with disabilities in early childhood education. This means that schools needed to change the way that were organized and how they approached teaching students with disabilities in early childhood education. Students needed to be grouped and taught differently. Teachers needed to change their teaching practices. Becaus
  • Desegregation is Unconstitutional

    Desegregation is Unconstitutional
    In 1964 the Civil Rights Act is passed. In that same year the Supreme Court rules that closing schools to avoid desegregation is unconstitutional.
  • Civil Rights Act of 1964

    Civil Rights Act of 1964
    The Civil Rights Act of 1964 makes discrimination based on race, origin, or gender illegal in early childhood education. This legislation forbids discrimination in employment, health care, and education.
  • Lau v Nichols 1974

    Lau v Nichols 1974
    The Lau v Nichols Case of 1974 deals with protecting the educational rights of minorities that speak other languages. This legislation requires schools to provide equal educational opportunities. Support must be given to students that do not speak or understand English, especially students with disabilities in early childhood education.
  • President Nixon

    President Nixon
    In 1974 the Lau v Nichols legislation was passed. In that same year the United States House of Representatives accepts three articles of impeachment that charged President Nixon with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and refusal to produce material subpoenaed.
  • Iraq invades Kuwait

     Iraq invades Kuwait
    In 1990 Public Law 101-476 was passed. In that same year Kuwait is invaded by Suddam Hussain.
  • PL 101-476 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 1990

    PL 101-476 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 1990
    The PL 101-476 legislation was originally called the Education of the Handicapped Act. The PL 101-476 portion of IDEA requires that we focus on the student, not the disability. A child cannot be labeled as a learning disabled student. Now students are labeled as students with learning disabilities. PL 101-476 of IDEA also states that transition services must be provided to students with disabilities in early childhood education up to sixteen years old. Transition plans make it easier for stu
  • Operation Desert Storm

    Operation Desert Storm
    In 1991 Public Law 102-119 was passed. During the same year the United Nations' deadline for the withdrawal of Iraqi expired, which started Operation Desert Storm.
  • PL 102-119 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 1991

    PL 102-119 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 1991
    The PL 102-119 changed how services are provided to students with disabilities in early childhood education. It provides services to students with disabilities in early childhood education. The legislation includes vision services, assistive technology, and transportation in early childhood education.