The Maryland State Interagency Coordinating Council (SICC) is established in accordance with the provisions of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (Part C). The mission of the SICC is to advise and assist the lead agency (Maryland State Department of Education) in administering, promoting, planning, coordinating, and improving the early childhood intervention and education system of services.
The SICC is comprised of stakeholders in Maryland's early intervention and education system of services for children ages birth to kindergarten. Membership includes parents of children with disabilities, service providers, personnel preparation staff from local universities, state agency administrators, and State legislators.
The SICC will hold four General Meetings and one SICC/LICC joint meeting during the period July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021. General meetings provide SICC membership, families, partners, and concerned citizens the opportunity to provide comment regarding Maryland's system of early intervention and preschool special education services. General meetings are also an opportunity for members and other interested parties to participate, in person, in the work of the Council.All meetings are open to the public.Requests for special accommodation, including interpreter and translator services, must be received at least 2 weeks prior to a scheduled meeting to allow enough time to secure a service provider. For meeting information or to request special accommodations, contact the MSDE, Division of Early Intervention and Special Education Services at 410-767-0249 or toll free in Maryland at 1-800-535-0182.
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00-3:30 pm, Virtual
Thursday, December 3, 20201:00-3:30 pm, VirtualThursday, February 4, 20211:00-3:30 pm, TBDThursday, April 8, 20211:00-3:30 pm, TBDThursday, June 3, 2021ANNUAL JOINT SICC/LICC MEETING10:00 am - 2:00 pm TBDThe SICC Executive Team will meet five times during the period of July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021. At these meetings, the SICC Executive Team plans agendas for upcoming General Meetings and discusses relevant topics to bring before the entire membership. Executive Meetings are open to all SICC members. Non-Executive team members planning to attend are asked to provide notice to MSDE (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least five business days before the scheduled meeting date. All Executive Team Meetings will be held by conference call. The call-in number is 515-604-9099. The meeting ID is 890-096-050.
Maryland Infants and Toddlers ProgramDivision of Early Intervention/Special Education ServicesMaryland State Department of EducationPhone: 410-767-0238Fax: 410-333-8165
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-2595
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