Inclusive Practice


Equality and diversity, children’s entitlements and early support

Nicole Hatton, Anne Rodgers

Inclusive Practice is your essential guide to creating an inclusive environment that ensures high-quality education for all young children and their families. This resource offers comprehensive guidance on planning and resourcing genuinely inclusive environments where every child feels valued and supported.

  • Planning and Resources: Learn how to design and equip a genuinely inclusive setting. Discover strategies and tools to create an environment that embraces diversity and meets the needs of all children.
  • Building Inclusive Teams: Find out how to foster a collaborative and inclusive team of educators. Understand the importance of teamwork in supporting every child’s unique needs and promoting a culture of inclusion.
  • Reflective Practice: Engage with reflections on three main strands:
    • Quality and Diversity: Ensure your practices celebrate and respect diversity.
    • Children’s Entitlements: Recognise and uphold every child’s right to an inclusive education.
    • Early Support: Identify and provide early support to children who need it, ensuring no child is left behind.
  • Practical Examples: Access numerous practical examples and points for reflection that will help you gain confidence in your skills. Assess and improve your current provisions to better support the young children in your care.

Orders are normally dispatched within 3 to 5 business days. Goods are shipped by Australia Post or by local courier, depending upon the location, with a delivery expectation of 3 to 10 business days. We will email dispatch confirmation and tracking details.

International Orders
We are happy to supply orders from outside Australia and New Zealand. Orders will be dispatched by International Air which has delivery expectations of 3-21 business days depending upon your location.

We offer a 14-day inspection with freepost return on all printed products.
Please be aware that we cannot offer an approval period or accept returns on digital resources, so orders for these resources are final.

Nicole Halton

Nicole Halton – Co-founder/director of Inspired EC and educational consultant

Nicole Halton has been a proud member and advocate of the early childhood profession for over 13 years. Nicole is particularly passionate about the provision of quality early childhood services and children having the right to a childhood filled with risk, adventure and fun.

From 2005 to 2012, Nicole was the director of Woodrising Community Preschool and Child Care Centre, a service that has developed a strong reputation for its commitment to natural play environments and authentic experiences for children. During her leadership the centre was one of the first services to be assessed under the National Quality Standards and achieved the rating of ‘Exceeding’.

In 2007 Nicole and her business partner Natashja Treveton spent countless hours discussing the need for inspiring professional development in their local area and, as a result, founded their educational training and consultancy business, Inspired EC. Their passion and enthusiasm in their beliefs have allowed the company as well as the services they offer to develop and expand and to ‘inspire’ thousands of educators Australia wide.

Anne Rodgers

Anne Rodgers has over 30 years’ experience in the early years sector in the United Kingdom. She has a Master of Early Years Education and is currently working as an early years consultant. She also has experience delivering training courses for educators and child minders and is an associate of the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years (PACEY) and a part-time inspector for the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills (Ofsted) in the United Kingdom.

Additional Information
Weight 0.243 kg
Dimensions 297 × 210 × 4 cm