The 2016 International Summit on Response to Intervention and Inclusive Education will provide a welcoming space to share to ideas for academics, professionals, researchers, teachers, policy makers, and students from Education, Special Education and related fields from all over the world.
The Summit is organized as part of the Obama-Singh 21st Knowledge Initiative, a collaboration between Avinashilingam University, India, and the University of Minnesota, USA. The Summit will be conducted in English. With its focus on Inclusive Education and Response to Intervention within an international context, this Summit provides a unique opportunity for professionals and students from all over the world to discuss best practices for children at-risk and with disabilities.
The city of Coimbatore is located in Tamil Nadu, a state in Southern India known for its temples and architecture, food, movies, classical Indian dance, and Carnatic music. Coimbatore has a population of over 1.5 million and prides itself in its 30,000 small, medium and large industries and textile mills. The city is known for its entrepreneurship. Coimbatore is located at the foot hills of the beautiful Nilgiri mountains and experience a comfortable climate year round. The native language in Tamil Nadu is Tamil, but many people speak English. The currency in India is a Rupee(₹).