Special Education

Event: Fall 2019 MCCPTA Special Education Committee Meeting
Hosts: MCCPTA Special Education Committee Chair Julie Reiley and Vice Chair Rachel Tate
Date: Monday, October 7, 2019
Time: 7:00—8:30 pm
Location: Carver (MCPS HQ), 850 Hungerford Drive – Room 133

Audience: Open to the public, but aimed at elementary, middle, and high school PTA / PTSA Special Education Chairs and MCPS parents of special needs students.

We will discuss the role of the local PTA special needs chair, as well as general tips on advocating for services, accommodations, and inclusion.
We will offer opportunities to be involved with the MCCPTA Special Education Committee, in particular the annual awards ceremony.
We will share timely topics related to special education in MCPS.
We will hold an open discussion / Q&A on any topics participants would like.
All of this will be useful for current chairs, parents interested in being a chair, and parents of special needs students.