SEPAC Mission Statement

The Special Education Parent Advisory Committee's mission is to support and assist children in special education to reach their full potential.

To carry out our mission SEPAC will:

 
  • Share information and resources
  • Help parents at their IEP
  • Provide suggestions from past experiences
  • Attend trainings to become more informed about parenting children with special needs
  • Provide communication, awareness and an advisory function between parents, the community, local school districts and the intermediate school district
  • Participate in the development of the special education plan
  • Provide parent to parent support
  • Parent handbook is available

Members of the Special Education Parent Advisory Committee will uphold the following principles:

 
  • Honor confidentiality
  • Promote high standards of services to children
  • Maintain the dignity of all children
  • Encourage acceptance of differences
MARESA has a library of resources for parents of children with special needs. Books, pamphlets, audio and videotapes are available to check out and cover a broad range of subject matter.
 
Contact SEPAC ~ sepac(at)maresa.org