DEC Conference International Session Resources

Thank you to everyone who attended our session today, Rights-based Approaches in the Field of Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education. Here are the some of the resources we discussed.

The documentary- Voices of Children

  • A 24-minutes long documentary on the actions of young children in four languages in eight diverse sites 
    • Brazil, India, Kenya, Singapore, and the US 
  • The documentary follows the themes embedded in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child by advocating for inclusive practices in early childhood education 
  • https://worldforumfoundation.org/workinggroups/childrens-rights/screen-film

International Frameworks

Other Resources

  • Murray, J.  (2019). Hearing young children’s voices, International Journal of Early Years Education, 27(1), 1-5, DOI: 10.1080/09669760.2018.1563352
  • Khoja, N. (2016). Situating children’s voices: Considering the context when conducting research with young children. Children & Society, 30(4), 314-323.
  • Video on creation of principled framework to incorporate children’s voices in Australia — https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygwVQWEEfEU
  • Johnson, V., & West, A. (2018). Children’s Participation in Global Contexts: Going Beyond Voice. New York: Routledge.

Our contact info:

Serra Acar, serra.acar@umb.edu

Angi Stone-MacDonald, angela.stone@umb.edu

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