Inclusion on a Roll: Unified Sports Programs in Maryland. Group 6 “Saving the Best for Last”. Unified Sports began in Maryland public high schools in 2008 Maryland Fitness and Athletics Equity for Students with Disabilities Law
Inclusion on a Roll:Unified Sports Programs in Maryland
“Saving the Best for Last”
Schools award varsity letters in the sport – a first for many of the players.
“I’ve made a lot of new friends; it’s been a great experience.” - Bocce partner
Unified Bocce Tournament held at Urbana High School
Who benefits most from these inclusive sports activities?
What can you do as a general education teacher to champion such programs in your school?
NO HANDS, PLEASE; JUST CONSIDER THE QUESTION:
Have you ever volunteered to support Special Olympics? If not, why not this year?