SEPAC Leadership Training

MassPAC Home SEPAC Summer School FCSN Networking Series SEPAC Networking Series APPLE Listserv and Facebook A SEPAC needs a few interested parents to take the lead in getting a parent group organized. Consider stepping up to the plate and running for a SEPAC position or ask aRead more

Basic Rights Workshop – SEPACs

Massachusetts regulations require school districts to conduct, in cooperation with the SEPAC, at least one workshop annually on the rights of students and their parents under state and federal special education laws. MassPAC PLUS members receive a free Basic Rights workshop New FCSN Basic Rights Special Education

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SEPAC Officer Update Form

Update your SEPAC Officer information here:  Please note this form is NOT a replacement for the Membership Application but for Changes/Updates to SEPAC Officer Roles.

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MassPAC Membership

MassPAC Home Increase Family Engagement in your District this year! MassPAC membership offers support to both Districts and SEPACs as they organize their local Special Education Parent Advisory Councils.  The MassPAC annual membership follows the school district year – from July 1 through June 30.  MassPAC offersRead more

SEPAC Forms and Templates

MassPAC Home MassPAC is working on customizable forms and templates to help SEPACs and Districts by providing simple language for local materials.  SEPACs and Districts can also search online as many SEPACs share their by-laws, mission statements and surveys on their websites. By-laws Brochures Meeting Agenda MinutesRead more

Annual Calendar/Meetings

MassPAC Home SEPAC Basic Toolkit   Have a Plan SEPACs with a formal calendar find that parents are better able to plan to attend meetings, events and workshops with advance notice. Getting the membership together on a regular basis also helps to create a group identity, provideRead more

Fund-Raising

MassPAC Home SEPAC Basic Toolkit   SEPACs may need a source of funds to pay for speakers, print brochures and flyers and plan activities.  The officers should develop an annual budget along with their calendar of activities. A school district or School Committee may commit funds toRead more