To make every child's potential a reality by
engaging and empowering families and
communities to advocate for all children.
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
with their school community.
Monday, Oct. 2 - 6:30pm
Carver Center CAFETERIA
May 2018 - TBA
The ARC Montgomery County
The Autism Society Montgomery County, MD
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?
Jeanne Taylor, SpecialEd@mccpta.org
Appointed Chairmen provide leadership to MCCPTA committees and are members of the MCCPTA Board of Directors.
All PTA members are welcome to join MCCPTA Committees of interest. Contact the listed Committee Chairman for more information.
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
Testimony to the Superintendent