Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC)

What does the Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC) do?

  • Represents the interests of district learners with disabilities from birth through age 21.
  • Advises the Special Education Department on parent involvement, current issues, program development and department priorities.
  • Serves as an advocate for high-quality special education programs.
  • Promotes communication among family, school, and community.
  • Acts as an advisor to the Special Education Department on program issues impacting the delivery of Special Education services.
  • Meets approximately two times during the school year. 
  • Members of SEAC are appointed by the special education director via an application process to serve as representatives for a two year term, with the opportunity to reapply for additional terms.
  • To the maximum extent possible, membership shall be representative of the different age groups, disabilities, gender and ethnic diversity reflective of the District’s special education program.