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Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC)

SEAC Purpose:
 
SEAC is a committee of parents and district staff whose purpose is to provide support, input and guidance on all areas of schooling affecting students with special needs. SEAC works proactively in concert with staff to promote a culture of care and inclusion. SEAC provides feedback related to MBUSD's Special Education Top Ten Plan, academics, safety and social and emotional wellness of Manhattan Beach students with special needs.
 
Click here to watch a video of MBUSD's CAC Award recipients for the 2020-2021 school year. 
 
 
2022-2023 SEAC Meeting Dates:
 
 Tuesday, October 11, 2022  9 - 10:30 AM
Manhattan Beach Preschool 
Auditorium
Tuesday, December 13, 2022  9 - 10:30 AM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District 
Board Room 
 Tuesday, January 24, 2023  9 - 10:30 AM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District 
Board Room 
Tuesday, February 14, 2023  9 - 10:30 AM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District 
Board Room 
 Tuesday, March 14, 2023 9 - 10:30 AM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District 
Board Room 
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 9 - 10:30 AM
Manhattan Beach Preschool 
Auditorium
 Tuesday, May 9, 2023  9 - 10:30 AM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District 
Board Room 

 

 

If you no longer wish, or would like to sign up to receive notices regarding special education in MBUSD and the Southwest SELPA, please visit http://listserv.mbusd.org/scripts/wa.exe?HOME and select SPED-PARENTS from the lists shown (at the bottom of the screen).  Under options, select “Join or Leave SPED-PARENTS”.  Then you may enter the e-mail address where this message was received and select “Leave SPED-PARENTS” at the bottom of the screen.  The system should show a notice that you will receive a confirmation e-mail regarding your request.

If you have any questions, please contact the Special Education Department Administrative Assistant, Samantha Pena at spena@mbusd.org .

 

 
Meeting Flyers:
(Click the date to view the flyer)
2022-2023
 
Meeting Agendas:
(Click the date to view the agenda)
2022-2023
Meeting Presentations:
(Click the date to view the presentation)
2022-2023
SEAC School Site Representatives:
 
Name: Email:
Carrie Wetsch,
Mira Costa High School
SEAC Leadership Member
Jill Brody
Mira Costa High School
Corey Newman,
CHOICE 
Brooke Castor
Manhattan Beach Middle School
Jessica Cornelison,
Manhattan Beach Middle School
SEAC Leadership Member
jessica@rootsridge.com
Andrea Zislis,
Grand View Elementary School
azislis@shadehotel.com
Cynthia Putnam,
Pennekamp Elementary School
cynthiauputnam@gmail.com
Gretchen Newman,
Pacific Elementary School
gretchennewman@earthlink.net
Rosalie Rapasa,
Meadows Elementary School 
rrapas320@gmail.com
Laurie Mansfield,
Robinson Elementary School
lauriemansfield@gmail.com
Yea-Lan Chiang,
Robinson Elementary School
SEAC Leadership Member
yealanc@yahoo.com
 
 
For School Site Representative applications, please reach out to Yea-Lan Chiang via email: yealanc@yahoo.com