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SEAC Plans Work to Support Students with Disabilities

 

The Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is planning another year of activities designed to advocate for students with disabilities. 

 

The mission of SEAC is to “work alongside parents, students, educators, staff and the School Board to identify needs, suggest improvements and advance the interests of students receiving special education services in Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) to help ensure that students with disabilities have access to and receive an appropriate, individualized and inclusive public education.”

 

SEAC typically meets the first Wednesday of each month They host a guest speaker from 6-7 p.m. and conduct a business meeting afterwards, from 7:15-8:30 p.m. The meetings are currently being held via livestream at https: www.lcps.org/Page/140009.

 

SEAC’s November 4 meeting will address “Trauma and COVID-19.” Dr. Kelly Henderson, Executive Director of Formed Families Forward, will be the presenter.

 

SEAC officers for 2020-2021 include:

  • Sharon Tropf, Chair
  • Dr. Carol Williams-Nickelson, Immediate Past Chair
  • Shehnaz Khan, Vice Chair Planning
  • Heidi Bunkua, Vice Chair Membership
  • Craig Metz, Vice Chair Communications
  • Kathryn Rosenbrook, Secretary

 

 

 

 

Published October 16, 2020