COMMISSIONER’S ADVISORY PANEL FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICES - PARENT OPENINGS
You are receiving this communication to inform you that the New York State Education Department’s Commissioner’s Advisory Panel for Special Education Services is currently seeking letters of interest and resumes for the constituency “Parents or Guardians of Children with Disabilities” for the central New York region. The Panel functions in an advisory capacity to the Office of Special Education and advises the Governor, Legislature and Commissioner on unmet needs in the education of students with disabilities.
Members are appointed for a three-year term by the Commissioner of Education. The Commissioner’s Advisory Panel holds three meetings per year in Albany. Members serve without compensation but their reasonable and necessary expenses for attending meetings and performing duties are reimbursed.
Individuals from the Central New York region who are interested in becoming a parent member of the Commissioner’s Advisory Panel for Special Education Services should send a letter of interest and resume no later than April 30, 2017, to:
New York State Education Department
Office of Special Education
89 Washington Avenue
Room 309 EB
Albany, NY 12234
Attention: Sandra Cote
For additional information regarding the Commissioner’s Advisory Panel for Special Education Services, please visit the New York State Education Department’s website at: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/cap/.
Questions may be directed to Sandra Cote, Associate in Education of Children with Disabilities, at 518-473-2878, or firstname.lastname@example.org.