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Manhattan Beach Unified School District
Vision and Mission of the Special Education Department 

The Vision of the SPED Department of MBUSD is to prepare our students to be valued and contributing members of our community. They will develop confidence, self-awareness, independence, connectedness, self-advocacy, in order to lead a self determined, fulfilled life.
The Mission of the SPED Department of MBUSD is to prepare all of our students to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing society. We will continually strive for excellence in a student centered learning environment that includes highly engaging, differentiated instruction and utilizes and harnesses all available resources. We will work with all stakeholders to empower our students with the ability to self manage in order to develop and sustain meaningful relationships in all areas of their lives. 
Latest Special Education Update from
Dr. Irene Gonzalez-Castillo, Assistant Superintendent of Student Services
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