The mission of the Council on Special Education is to promote the education of children with disabilities by providing broad based input to the Department of Public Instruction.
The purpose of this public forum is to assist council members in advising the State Superintendent of Public Instruction on the educational needs of students who receive special education through an Individualized Education Program.
The Public Forum allows the State Superintendent’s Advisory Council on Special Education to:
Listen to families, school administrators, educators, community representatives, etc.
Gather input on the unique challenges and successes of special education in Wisconsin
Advise the State Superintendent and the Department of Public Instruction
Hear about any topic upon which people may choose to comment.
The Council on Special Education is a committee appointed by the state superintendent to advise the Department of Public Instruction and its Division for Learning Support (DLS) in matters related to the education of all children with disabilities in Wisconsin.
All meetings and the public forum are open to the public.