Specialised Equipment and Resources for Kindergartens (SERK) Program
Inclusion Works! Specialised Equipment and Resources for Kindergartens (SERK) Program is funded by the Queensland Government, Department of Education. SERK provides eligible kindergarten services access to our library for free to borrow from our collection of professional resources and specialised equipment as well as access advisory services around inclusion. SERK provides support to educators to include ALL children in a Kindergarten program to enable a seamless transition to Prep and school.
Kindergartens that access SERK can:
- Enhance the capacity of their service to deliver inclusive kindergarten programs for ALL children
- Enable educators to confidently include children with a disability, additional need, from culturally and linguistically diverse and Indigenous backgrounds in their programs
- Improve the access and participation of children with a disability, additional need, from culturally and linguistically diverse and Indigenous backgrounds in their service
- Enhance the learning environment of ALL children in preparation for their transition to Prep and school.
Which Kindergartens are eligible for this program?
The SERK program is available free to Queensland Government approved sessional kindergarten services that hold membership with 1 of 5 organisations approved by the Department of Education as a Central Governing Body.
The Central Governing Bodies are:
- Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ)
- Queensland Catholic Education Commission (QCEC)
- Queensland Lutheran Early Childhood Services (QLECS)
- The Creche and Kindergarten Association Limited (C&K)
- The Gowrie (QLD) Inc.
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Phone: 1300 497 437
To browse and borrow resources online, you will need a Username and Password – Contact us to receive this. You have to be a member or subscriber to log on to the library.
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