Parent / Guardian Support
SPECIAL EDUCATION PARENT ADVISORY COUNCIL (SEPAC)Brookline SEPAC serves as a liaison between parents/guardians of students with special needs and school district administrators. As mandated by Massachusetts Law, we provide feedback to the district on special education programs and policies, and participate in their planning and development.We offer information to the community on a range of disabilities, resources and education issues. Topics presented at meetings include parents' rights under Special Education laws and regulations, effective collaboration with teachers and administrators, and strategies for parenting and teaching children with disabilities. Meetings are open to all parents/guardians, teachers, specialists and persons with interest in education.