DCSEAC Newsletter

October - Events, District Information, News & Resources

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Upcoming Ballot Information

The Bond/MLO is on the 2018 ballot, what does it mean for Special Education? To learn how these dollars could potentially help your student, please click here.

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Alternate Diploma for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities

The Colorado Department of Education (CDE) is hosting a series of Stakeholders’ Education and Feedback Sessions to provide information on an alternate diploma for students with significant cognitive disabilities, and the implications of a Colorado state-defined alternate diploma. CDE will be collecting comments from participants during these meetings to be shared with executive leadership to determine the need for a Colorado state-defined alternate diploma for students with significant cognitive disabilities.


To learn more about these sessions, their dates, times and locations, please click here.

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DCSEAC Support Groups - Upcoming Meetings

Need support? We're here to help! Please join us for our upcoming support group meetings that fit your needs. For more information and additional meeting dates, please click here.


SSN (Significant Special Needs) Support Group

10 - 11:30 am - Lone Tree Library, Event Hall Meeting Room

  • October 16
  • No November Meeting
  • December 5 - Annual Holiday Party

Questions? Please contact Robin Evans or Melina DePasse.


Stronger Together - SED Families Support Group

6:30 - 8:00 pm - Location TBD
  • Kick-Off Meeting - Thursday, November 1
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Community Opportunities

DCSEAC partners with a number of organizations dedicated to helping those with special education needs in our community. Please see the below links for current offerings!


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About DCSEAC

Douglas County School District Special Education Advisory Committee (DCSEAC) is comprised of parents of students with disabilities, and district staff who share a common interest in quality education for students with an Individualized Education Plan (IEP).
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