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What exactly is ‘neurodiversity?’ Using accurate language about disability matters in schools – The Conversation

Wednesday, 18 January, 2023

What exactly is ‘neurodiversity?’ Using accurate language about disability matters in schools – The Conversation

The connection between language and meaning has been well established. The language we use is directly related to the way we view and treat others. Inclusive language is imperative to achieve equitable change, grounded in human rights and social justice.

Many countries today have laws protecting against the use of any language that incites or wilfully promotes hatred against an identifiable group.

Many municipalities, organizations and school boards have established inclusive language guides.

Read more at: https://theconversation.com/what-exactly-is-neurodiversity-using-accurate-language-about-disability-matters-in-schools-193195

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