The Maryland Special Education State Advisory Committee (SESAC) is established in accordance with the provisions of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part B. The mission of the SESAC is to advise and assist the Maryland State Department of Education, Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services in administering, promoting, planning, coordinating, and improving the delivery of special education and related services to assure that all children with disabilities, three through 21 years of age, and their families have access to appropriate education and related services. SESAC Bylaws
Membership – SESAC membership conforms to the requirements of federal and State regulations. The majority of the members shall be individuals with disabilities or parents of students, ages birth through 21, with disabilities.
Staff to the SESAC – Carmen Brown (Maryland State Department of Education, DSE/EIS)
Meetings – SESAC general meetings are open to the public. Special needs requests, including interpreter and translator services, should be requested at least 2 weeks prior to a scheduled meeting to allow adequate time to secure a service provider. For meeting information or to request special accommodations, contact the MSDE SESAC staff liaison at 410-767-7197. The meeting schedule is subject to change. Updates will be posted.
Agendas and Minutes
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