During the confinement situation due to coronavirus, the training programs for persons with intellectual disabilities carried out by partners of the U4INCLUSION Project have continued on-line.
The Institute for Inclusive Education participated in a meeting of researchers in inclusion.
The meeting took place in Vienna.
Persons with and without disabilities are working on participation in higher education.
Miguel Hernández University of Elche (Spain) has organized a meeting on inclusive education.
During the meeting, experts said that Spain is still far from an education which is really inclusive for all persons.
Antonio-Luis Martínez-Pujalte talked at the meeting on inclusion in the University and presented U4INCLUSION project.
Jan Wulf Schnabel, founder of the Institute for Inclusive Education, and Samuel Wunsch, educational especialist, talked at the Austrian Parliament.
The Institute for Inclusive Education is partner of U4INCLUSION.
Jan Wulf Schnabel said that inclusive education has to look at what persons with disabilities can do.
Antonio-Luis Martínez-Pujalte presented U4INCLUSION at Zero Project International Conference.
Zero Project is the most important international meeting on disability.
The meeting took place in Vienna (Austria), from February 19th to 21st.
The students of the training program for persons with intellectual disabilities of Miguel Hernández University have attended a talk by Vicente Ballester.
Vicente Ballester is one of the founders of the company Clave Informática.
He has talked about his experience as businessman.
Former and current students with intellectual disabilities of Miguel Hernández University have had a meeting.
They have talked on the training programs for students with intellectual disabilities and how can they be improved.
That will be useful to work on a common training curriculum for all European Universities.
Antonio Martínez Pujalte has presented the Project to the President of CERMI.
CERMI is the organization that represents all persons with disabilities in Spain.
The President of CERMI said that this Project will improve social participation of persons with intellectual disabilities, giving them a training to get a job.
The European Universities and associations who participate in U4INCLUSION have held their first meeting in Elche.
Durante the next three years they will elaborate a program for the University training of persons with intellectual disabilities.
Our goal is that more Universities open their doors to persons with intellectual disabilities and offer them training programs.