Our Mission
To make every child's potential a reality by
​engaging and empowering families and
​communities to advocate for all children.

 
Our Vision

Act as a resource for the special education
community (parents, caregivers and staff) and
share experiences in advocating for children to
implement successful family-school partnerships.
Continue outreach to those who may not be
connected
​with their school community. 


Meeting Date

Monday, Oct. 2 - 6:30pm

Carver Center CAFETERIA


Special Event

May 2018 - TBA

 
Useful Links-Local
The ARC Montgomery County
The Autism Society Montgomery County, MD 
GTLD Network 
Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County (LDA)
MCCPTA Special Education Page 
MCPS Office of Special Education Services 
National Alliance on Mental Illness Montgomery County
Partnership for Extraordinary Minds

Useful Links-State & National Resources​
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) 
Disability Rights Maryland
State of Maryland Department of Education Special Education & Early Intervention Services
School Improvement in Maryland: What is and IEP and how does the IEP process work?
National Institute of Mental Health Home Page
Understood.org: The Difference Between IEPs and 504 Plans
U.S. Department of Education: Protecting Students with Disabilities
WebMD: What is Dyslexia?
WrightsLaw

Contact

Jeanne Taylor, SpecialEd@mccpta.org

MCCPTA LEaders

Appointed Chairmen provide leadership to MCCPTA committees and  are members of the MCCPTA Board of Directors. 

Local PTAs

All PTA members are welcome to join MCCPTA Committees of interest. Contact the listed Committee Chairman for more information.

ADVOCACY

MCCPTA committees address our advocacy issues, such as Education, Health & Safety, Capital & Operating Budget, as well as operating functions for the organization.

More Info on Special Ed Advocacy

 SPECIAL EDUCATION

Testimony to the Superintendent