The Sonoma County Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) is a state-mandated association that oversees and facilitates educational services for students with disabilities in Sonoma County.
El Plan de Area Local del Condado de Sonoma (SELPA) es una asociación obligatoria del estado que supervisa y facilita los servicios educativos para los estudiantes con discapacidades en el condado de Sonoma.
In this half-day workshop, we will review the building blocks for writing IEPs that serve students and are compliant with applicable laws and regulations. Participants will learn:
We have made the following updates to SEIS effective 9/1/2015. We have also attached these updates in PDF form so you can easily share this information with your users. We recommend adding an announcement in SEIS and sending an email to your users to share this important information.
Included in this update was:
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The SELPA is soliciting nominations for the 2015-2016 Spirit of Education award. Get the details here.
Districts and schools in California have switched to a new statewide assessment system. The assessments focus on California Common Core Standards and are administered through a computerized testing system developed by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC). Learn about Common Core Standards and the SBAC assessment by visiting SELPA's Common Core/SBAC page or by visiting the SCOE SBAC page.
Find out where to get help if you have developmental concerns or areas of suspected disability for your infant, toddler, or preschooler in Sonoma County
Sign up for the Sonoma County SELPA mailing list to receive information on trainings and other educational opportunities.
Click here for an archive of materials from past SELPA workshops and seminars.
The Sonoma County SELPA believes that all students can learn. Our mission is to support special education students in achieving a high level of academic/functional performance according to national, state, and local standards. To assure this outcome, the SELPA department will provide information, resources and support to students, parents, and all school staff.
La organización SELPA del condado de Sonoma cree que todos los estudiantes pueden aprender. Nuestra misión es apoyar a los estudiantes de educación especial en el logro de un alto nivel de rendimiento académico/ funcional de acuerdo al nivel nacional, estatal, y de las normas locales. Para asegurar este resultado, el departamento SELPA proporcionará información, recursos y apoyo a los estudiantes, padres de familia y a todo el personal de la escuela.
|Dec 3||Promoting Positive Classroom Behavior (Grades preschool through 5th grade)|
|Dec 4||Building a Better IEP|
|Dec 15||A Manifestation Determination has Been Triggered: Now What?|
|Jan 6||Autism Job-A-like|
|Jan 19||Common Core Transition Portfolio|
|Jan 21||Patterns of Strengths and Weaknesses|
The Sonoma County Charter SELPA (SCC-SELPA) was approved by the State Board of Education on November 10, 2011. It was formed to provide a membership option for charter schools located outside of Sonoma County. The goal of the SCC-SELPA is to support the implementation of appropriate and compliant special education services in Northern California charter schools. Click here for more information.