Unified Schools

A program designed to promote social inclusion and social-emotional learning through inclusive sport.
A group of four swimmers in with their arms around one another smiling for a group photo.
You know how important it is to #ChooseToInclude! Show off your skills and put your knowledge to the test in this Special Olympics Inclusion Quiz!
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ESPN Honor Roll presented by ESPN and Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools
ESPN & Special Olympics would like to congratulate this year's Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools® Top 5 Honor Roll Schools for their dedication to inclusion.
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A photo of the Dayas-Tokoto family.
Discover how Special Olympics Unified Sports created a positive change in their son’s life.
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A group of five people stand holding a white banner that reads 'Play Unified. Learn Unified.' with the sea and blue sky in the background.
Special Olympics Serbia was among the national programme teams that attended the recent Unified Champion Schools National Conference in San Diego, California. Milana Jeremić, General Secretary of Special Olympics Serbia, describes this important learning experience.
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One adult and a group of young kids in a circle hugging one another wearing Special Olympics El Salvador neon jerseys.
Special Olympics believes that in order to create lasting attitudinal change across the world, the focus must begin on today’s youth.
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Two students working on an assignment at a desk.
Three Component Model is Proven to Create Positive School Climates
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Live Unified - Inclusive Youth Leadership
This is a case study video about Inclusive Youth Leadership opportunities that exist within Unified Champion Schools.
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Play Unified - Special Olympics Unified Sports®
Within this case study video, watch Unified Sports and Unified Physical Education activities within a school.
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Max Carver smiling in front of the Warren High School trophy cabinet
Desperate Housewives star Max Carver and Warren High School's Diego Salazar break down some lines from some of the biggest hit movies.
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Max interviewing Diego and Iantha in a corridor at Warren high school.
Warren High School was honored as an ESPN Top 5 Unified Champion School in February of 2019.
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