Inclusion in early childhood care and education: Brief on inclusion in education

Inclusion in education must start in the early years when the foundation for lifelong learning is built and fundamental values and attitudes  are  formed. Inequality in learning and development emerges during early childhood, before children begin primary school. Beginning to address inclusion when children begin primary school is simply too late.

Resource Info

Resource Type

Policy Brief


Published by

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organziation (UNESCO)


Inclusive Education
Levels of Learning - Early Childhood Development