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Lafayette Parish School System Application for Special Education Advisory Panel Membership

Lafayette Parish School System is Seeking Special Education Advisory Panel Members.

The Lafayette Parish School System (LPSS) is accepting applications for membership on the newly created Special Education Advisory Council.

This council will meet three (3) times per year to provide advice and recommendations regarding special education policies, procedures, and resources. The council will also engage in outreach activities to the community at large to increase the level of knowledge, support, and collaboration with respect to special education.

Members are being sought from the following stakeholder groups:

  • Parents or legal guardians of students with disabilities enrolled in Lafayette Parish schools
  • Teachers, Principals, and Paraprofessionals employed by LPSS
  • Adults with disabilities
  • Self-advocates (high school students with disabilities)
  • Members of organizations serving students with disabilities
  • Employers of students with disabilities
  • School Board Members
  • School student leadership
Members will be appointed by Irma Trosclair, Interim Superintendent, and serve a two (2) year term.

All applications must be submitted by Friday, November 8, 2019

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