» California Alliance for Inclusive Schooling

The California Alliance for Inclusive Schooling emerged from recent statewide conversations regarding how best to support inclusive teacher preparation programs to ensure good schools for all students. The mission of the Alliance is to support, unify, and promote efforts to increase inclusive schooling in California. The Alliance is an intersegmental group of professionals dedicated to the development of inclusive schools for all students. The steering committee is composed of key representatives of the education segments in California.

Steering Committee

  • Don Cardinal, (co-chair), Chapman University, Thompson Policy Institute
  • Marquita Grenot-Scheyer (co-chair), The California State University, Office of the Chancellor
  • Victoria Graf, LMU, CAPSE, CCTE
  • Mary Sandy, California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
  • Barbara Murchison, California Department of Education
  • Christine Olmstead, Orange County Department of Education
  • Paul Sindelar, The Collaboration for Effective Educator Development, Accountability and Reform Center, (CEEDAR)
  • Kristin Wright, California Department of Education 

“Inclusion is a radical revolution.”- Dr. Mary Falvey, 2018 DisAbility Summit 

For additional information, please contact tpi@chapman.edu.