• Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC)

    The Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is an opportunity for parents to have a voice in the way school divisions provide services to students with disabilities and provides reports and recommendations to the School Board.

    SEAC is a collaborative team of parents of children with disabilities, individuals with disabilities, a teacher representative, community representatives and stakeholders The Senior Director and/or Assistant Director of Learning Support Special Education Services and a representative from the school board serve as consultants to the committee.

    SEAC advises the school division of needs in the education of children with disabilities; participates in the development of priorities and strategies for meeting the identified needs of children with disabilities; submit periodic reports and recommendations regarding the education of children with disabilities to the superintendent for transmission to the School Board; assist the local school division in interpreting plans to the community for meeting the special needs of children with disabilities for educational services, review the policies and procedures for the provision of special education and related services prior to submission to the School Board; and participate in the review of the local school division's annual plan.

    SEAC meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of designated months from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the School Administration Building, 800 E. City Hall Avenue, 11th Floor Conference Room. All meetings are open to the public, and anyone in the community who has an interest in special education is welcome to attend.

    Meeting dates, agendas, and approved minutes are posted on the NPS website at www.npsk12.com/Page/1918.

    To learn more about “BCFA. SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO THE SCHOOL BOARD” click on this link: https://bit.ly/2YmLx7z

     

    To apply, click on the link: SEAC Application