This study poster was presented at the Division for Early Childhood’s (DEC) 36th Annual International Conference on Young Children with Special Needs and Their Families in January 2021.
Despite a focus on increasing inclusion in California,
- Only 3% of preschoolers receiving subsidized care have disabilities.
- State is below the national average for the percentage of preschoolers with disabilities receiving services in inclusive settings.
- Study aim: Identify strategies for increasing facilitators and decreasing barriers to inclusion
- Methods: Administrative data analysis, interviews with key informants, and community case studies
Download the poster [PDF].