The Special Education Advisory Panel (SEAP) shall have, and will perform, functions and duties as specified by law. Responsibilities include offering advice, consultation, and recommendations to the Iowa Department of Education regarding matters concerning special education services.
Advisory Group (Membership)
The membership of the Panel shall consist of representatives from the public and private sectors who by virtue of their position, interest, and training can contribute to the education of children with disabilities. A majority (51%) of the members of the Panel must be individuals with disabilities or parents of children with disabilities. The application form can be downloaded, printed and faxed or mailed.
For additional information to states from a national special education advisory panel perspective, please visit: http://www.stateadvisorypanel.org
Funding comes from the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)
Here are the by-laws which provide information that clarify the purpose, responsibility, and procedures of the Iowa Special Education Advisory Panel (SEAP).
SEAP Meeting Dates for 2012-2013
September 13, 2012 1:00-4:00 p.m.
September 14, 2012 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
October 26, 2012 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
December 7, 2012 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
January 18, 2013 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
April 5, 2013 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
May 31, 2013 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
All meetings are at:
Grimes State Office Building
Room B100 (located in the basement)
400 E 14th Street