Each Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) develops a Local Plan that describes how it provides special education services. The North Region SELPA Local Plan will be reviewed and updated during the 2019-20 school year to align with recent Education Code requirements.
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Parents, family members, and others interested in children with special needs are welcome to attend CAC meetings. Meetings follow an open, relaxed format and often include informational presentations, discussion, and Q & A. Presentations address significant issues identified by parents through a needs assessment. There are also opportunities for networking among attendees.
Recent news & Upcoming events
U.S. Dept. of Education Seeks Public Comment on Challenges of Serving Those with Disabilities Ages 14-24
In order to determine the best use of technical assistance to guide states in improving transition planning and services for students and youth with disabilities (ages 14 to 24) from high school to postsecondary education, the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) is seeking public comment from parents, school districts, vocational rehabilitation providers, and other stakeholders nationwide.
Joan Ralph, Behaviorist with the Alameda Unified School District, named East Bay Regional CAPTAIN Implementation Lead
The Special Education Early Intervention Preschool Grant funding stream was created by the 2019–20 State Budget and appropriates nearly $650 million for this program.
Teaching students what to do instead of the challenging behavior and making sure there are supports in place for the new, appropriate behavior can lead to improvements.
The new 2019–20 state budget recently signed by Governor Newson provides significant new funding for K–12 special education programs. It also makes substantial revisions to the state funding model for services to students with disabilities—and signals policymakers’ intent to make even more extensive changes in this policy area next year.
Time: 9 AM – 11 AM
Location: Piedmont Unified School District Board Room, 760 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont CA 94501
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: North Region SELPA Portable #8 1275 61st Street Emeryville, CA 94608