MCCPTA SPECIAL EDUCATION COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR 2011-2012
The MCCPTA Special Education Committee is pleased to announce the following events:
Monday, October 3, 2011 7:30 PM – Kickoff Meeting
Meet BOE Special Populations Committee member(s) - Carver Auditorium
Monday, December 12, 2011 7:30 PM – Meeting
Meet with Shirley Brandman, Board of Education - Carver Auditorium
Monday, February 13, 2012 7:30 PM – Meeting
JR Marghi, RN, MS, LCMFT presentation to group regarding special needs - Carver Auditorium
Monday, May 14, 2012 6:30 PM – Ceremony
24th Annual Recognition Awards, Rockville HS
RESOURCES AND INFORMATION
Update on Secondary Learning Center Transition Program - March 23, 2010
DC Area Special Learning Needs Sampler - Saturday January 31, 2010
Upcoming Workshops and Seminars around Montgomery County.
Support and Educational Groups around Montgomery County.
2009 Study Results from the Workgroup on the Future for People with Severe Developmental Disabilities, including Autism
Special Report on Disproportionality in Montgomery County Public Schools
Bridge Plan for Academic Validation
An alternative path to meeting Maryland’s
testing requirement for graduation
This publication replaces the Bridge Plan for Academic Validation
Design Overview document released on November 1, 2007.
Overview of Maryland's High School Assessments (HSAs)
Getting Results in Special Education. Schools Share Strategies for
Improving Student Success. » Click here for document (20MB pdf)
Individualized Education Program (IEP)
Complaint Investigation & Due Process Branch
NCLB and IDEA: What Parents of Students with Disabilities Need to Do
The No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) and the Individuals with
Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) are two of the nation’s most important
federal laws relating to the education of children. Click here for information.
Maryland Transition Website: http://www.mdtransition.org
On-Line Resources for Special Education
Procedural Safeguards and Parental Rights Brochure is the brochure provided by MSDE to assist parents in understanding their right in the Special Education process. This document has recently been revised to comply with new regulations from IDEA 2004.
• Brochure • MSDE Information/Resources
- MCPS letter to Dr. Ronald Peiffer, MSDE, about Stephen Knolls School and AYP from Dr. Jerry Weast, Superintendent of MCPS, September 26, 2008
MCCPTA Special Education Committee Reports / Workplan
2008 - 2009
2007 - 2008
2006 - 2007