Inclusive education – interview with Dr Geraldine Scanlon for UNICEF Bulgaria

07.06.2016 15:29

 

Dr Geraldine Scanlon works in Dublin City University, Ireland. 
Her area of expertise is inclusive education. She starts her career as Early Childhood Education specialist. She has more than 20 years experience in the field of Early childhood education. She had studied and compared the levels of self-confidence among children with Dyslexia and Hyperactivity and Attention Deficit disorder and children without those disabilities. 
Her mission in Bulgaria was related to monitoring of the conditions in the kindergartens in Bulgaria and evaluation the mechanisms of inclusion for children with specific needs and disabilities, realized as a part of  UNICEF and partners’ initiative “Together from the kindergarten”.
 
The interview for UNICEF Bulgaria was taken by Ivaylo Spasov
 
About UNICEF:   
UNICEF promotes the rights and wellbeing of every child, in everything we do.  Together with our partners, we work in 190 countries and territories to translate that commitment into practical action, focusing special effort on reaching the most vulnerable and excluded children, to the benefit of all children, everywhere.  

Formoreinformation:   
Jacklin Tzocheva, Communication Officer, UNICEF Bulgaria   
Tel: 02/9696208, E-mail: jtzocheva@unicef.org 

 

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