Education

The Disability Royal Commission has held two hearings on education so far. 

The first hearing ran from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 November, 2019, and was focussed on inclusive education in Queensland. You can find a transcript of the hearing here

You can also check out our live twitter commentary here: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

The second hearing ran from Monday 12 to Friday 16 October, 2020 and was focussed on “barriers to accessing a safe, quality and inclusive education and life course impacts”. 

You can find a transcript of the hearing here.

Our live twitter commentary can be found here: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

If you’re not sure about some of the language being used, see if it’s in our General Jargon Buster or the more specific Education Jargon Buster

For more about disability rights in education, you can check out Children and Young People with Disability Australia (CYDA)’s Frequently Asked Questions.