Portsmouth Special Education Local Advisory Committee
The Portsmouth Special Education Local Advisory Committee on Special Education is a group composed of persons involved in or concerned with education of students with disabilities who are eligible for special education and/or related services under the Individuals with Disabilties Education Act (IDEA).
The purpose of the Local Advisory Committee is:
- Advise the school district on matters concerning the unmet needs of students with disabilities
- Comment on improvement plans including school support plans resulting from Part B compliance, local compliance with state and federal laws pertaining to the education of students with disabilities
- Comment on applications for federal and state funds
- Serve as advocates in partnership with parents for students with disabilities to ensure that they receive the entitlements provided to them under state and federal laws
For more information please contact Donald Labbe or Sheli Silveria at: email@example.com