The purposes of the committee are as follows:
- Advise the local school system of the needs in the education of children with disabilities.
- Assist the local school system in the development of long-range plans which will provide needed services for children with disabilities.
- Submit periodic reports and recommendations regarding the education of children with disabilities to the local school board.
- Review annually the school system’s updated special education plan and application for federal funding.
SEAC has focused on Research-Based Initiatives and Instructional Offerings for Students with Special Needs; Staff Development Opportunities for All Staff; Reading Approaches and Alternatives for Students with Special Needs.The SEAC continues to focus on the education for students who are Gifted and Talented as well as Special Education and on the impact of the No Child Left Behind regulations on providing services to students with disabilities.
The LCPS Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is delighted to announce the award recipients for the 2017 Recognition for Excellence in Supporting Special Education.
This award honors educators, programs, parents and students who demonstrate excellence in the LCPS special education community and who inspire others to do the same.
Please join SEAC in congratulating these 28 award recipients who have gone above and beyond and help us celebrate their extraordinary impact on the success of students with disabilities. The awards will be presented at the 7th annual awards ceremony and reception on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 7:00 PM, at the LCPS Administration Building, 21000 Education Ct, Ashburn, VA 20148.2017 Recognition for Excellence in Supporting Special EducationAward RecipientsSEAC wishes to acknowledge the educator honorees whose nominations reflect excellence that is to be commended. We extend congratulations and heartfelt gratitude to all of the nominees and to all those who submitted nominations for consideration.
If due to a disability, you need assistance or an interpreter, call 571-252-1011 at least 5 business days before the event.
Chairperson Dr. Carol Williams-Nickelson SEACChair@lcps.org Vice Chair, Communications Kristin Kane SEACViceChairCommunications@lcps.org Vice Chair, Planning Shehnaz Khan SEACViceChairPlanning@lcps.org Sharon Tropf, Membership and PTA Reps SEACViceChairMembership@lcps.org Immediate Past Chair Lorraine Hightower SEACPastChair@lcps.org Secretary Alison MacArthur SEACSecretary@lcps.org School Board Debbie Rose Debbie.Rose@lcps.org LCPS Staff Dr. Suzanne M. Jimenez Director of Special Education Suzanne.Jimenez@lcps.org (571) 252-1011