Fwd: A Message from the Parent Resource Center: November SEPTA and ASEAC Meeting Announcements

Please see the reminder about tonight’s SEPTA meeting and upcoming meetings!

SEPTA Meeting:  November 9, 2016 – 7:00pm to 9:00pm

This month’s Special Education PTA (SEPTA) Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Thomas Jefferson Middle School at 7pm. This month’s meeting will be presented in Spanish by the Parent Education and Advocacy Training Center (PEATC), and the topic will address Understanding Special Education.


ASEAC Meeting: November 15, 2016 – 7:00pm to 9:00pm


This month’s Arlington Special Education Advisory Committee (ASEAC) meeting details are listed below.


Arlington Special Education Advisory Committee (ASEAC) Meeting

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 7:00 – 9:00 PM

Washington-Lee High School Library

1301 N Stafford St Arlington, VA 22201


*Please note that this meeting is being held in a different location from the usual ASEAC meeting location. The W-L library is adjacent to the typical meeting location and you can still use the same parking area.


Topic: Diploma Options




7:00 – 7:15 pm – Introductions and Public Comment

7:15 – 7:45 pm – Follow up on outstanding items 

7:45 – 8:15 pm – Diploma Options

8:15 – 8:30 pm – Diploma Options Discussion

8:30 – 8:45 pm – ASEAC subcommittees update and plan for the year

8:45 – 9:00 pm – Open Discussion  


If you cannot attend a meeting in person, you can still participate. Feel free to ask your questions related to the topic being discussed prior to the meeting, during, or afterwards at: https://todaysmeet.com/ASEAC , or email ASEAC at ASEAC.mail@gmail.com , or text  571-620-APS5 (2775).  Questions emailed to ASEAC’s email address will only be read by the ASEAC leadership team and your privacy will be respected. While ASEAC cannot guarantee that they will have time to answer every question during the 2 hour meeting, they will work to provide answers to every question that they receive within a reasonable amount of time. 


If you have a question or comment regarding an individual student, due to meeting time constraints, these discussions should take place outside of the 7:00-9:00 pm meeting hours. Any questions or comments about a specific student situation can be emailed to the ASEAC.mail@gmail.com address or discussed in person at monthly meetings before or after the 7-9 official meeting hours. 

Find ASEAC online at:  https://www.apsva.us/special-education-advisory-committee/ and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ArlingtonSEAC