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Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC)

Upcoming SEAC Meetings
  • January 20, 2022 (virtual only-link will be provided closer to event)
  • February 22-23, 2022 (virtual only-link will be provided closer to event)
  • May 24-25, 2022 (in person & virtual-link will be provided closer to event; location to be determined)
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Special Education


The Washington State Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC) is established through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) to advise the State Superintendent on matters pertaining to the provision of special education and related services. WAC 392-172A-07060 provides additional information on the establishment and purpose of the SEAC.

The SEAC consists of members appointed by the Superintendent of Public Instruction who are committed to quality education for children with disabilities. The council consists of individuals from across the state in many areas of expertise and interest. The SEAC members focus on statewide issues impacting special education. The SEAC believes that all students with disabilities have the right to a free and appropriate public education in a safe environment that is conducive to learning.

If you are interested in being considered a member of the SEAC, please complete a SEAC member application and mail it along with a current resume' to OSPI-Special Education, SEAC Executive Assistant, PO Box 47200, Olympia, WA 98504-7200, or email it to SEAC email.

SEAC Recommendations & Positions

Meeting Agendas & Minutes

October 26–27, 2021

*Copies of annual reports may also be obtained by calling OSPI Special Education.

Annual Reports