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Welcome Message From CAC

  • Welcome to the Community Advisory Committee webpage! We believe that effective partnerships between families, community members and schools can help children with exceptional needs to achieve their highest potential.

    ¡Bienvenido a la página del Comité Asesor de la Comunidad! Creemos que las asociaciones efectivas entre las familias, los miembros de la comunidad y las escuelas pueden ayudar a los niños con necesidades excepcionales a alcanzar su máximo potencial.


    The Community Advisory Committee (CAC) advises the Board of Education, Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) Director and the Superintendent’s Cabinet on the annual priorities addressed in the SELPA local plan and advocates for effective Special Education programs and services.

    El Comité Asesor Comunitario (CAC) asesora a la Junta de Educación, al Director del Área del Plan Local de Educación Especial (SELPA) y al Gabinete del Superintendente sobre las prioridades anuales abordadas en el plan local de SELPA y aboga por programas y servicios de Educación Especial efectivos.

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    Chairperson

    Ariel Harman Holmes

    Vice-Chairperson

    Bryan Davis

    Student Representative

    Maribelle Bellias

    Secretary

    Erika LaBrie Howell

    Public Relations

    Ingrid Levy

    Training and Education

    Kelly Bedford

     

     

    Parliamentarian

    Paul Robak

     

     

    Requests for disability-related modifications or accommodations shall be made 24 hours prior to the meeting to the Office of Student, Family and Community Engagement by email at families@lausd.net or by texting 213-316-8514.

CAC Member Resources

Introduction to the CAC

Quick summary About the CAC

Green Act

 

Reimbursement Form English/Spanish

 

Division of Special Education Brochures and Guides

Division of Special Education Parent Workshops

Local Plan template (CDE)

Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) Local Plan English | Spanish 

  • When the file opens, click on "Open in Acrobat" / Cuando abra el archivo, haga clic en "Open in Acrobat"

CAC Meeting Materials 2023-2024

CAC Bylaws Agenda Meeting June 21 2024 English I Spanish

CAC Bylaws Existing vs. Proposed Language with Rationale 2024 English ISpanish

CAC Agenda May 15, 2024 English I Spanish

May June Committee SFACE Report English I Spanish

CAC Minutes March 20 2024 English I Spanish

DSE_CAC_Report_5.7.24.REV.English I Spanish

DSE_CAC_Q&A_5.7.24.English I Spanish

DSE_CAC Adult Transition Alternate Pathway Think College English I Spanish

CAC Agenda English I Spanish

DSE_CAC_Q&A English I Spanish

DSE_CAC Report 4.17.24_REV English I Spanish

DSE_CAC_DOTs -April 2024_OGCREV English I Spanish

Final CAC Agenda March 20 2024 English I Spanish

Glossary of Acronyms and Terms English I Spanish

CAC Minutes  January 17 2024 English I Spanish

Admin Report CAC March 2024 English I Spanish

ECSE March 2024_CAC  English I Spanish

DSE_CAC_Q&A2.28.24 English I Spanish

DSE CAC Report 3.11.24 English I Spanish

CAC March 20th Presentation  Guiding Questions

Bilingual

ECSE CAC Video English I Spanish

African American Students Subcommittee Agenda English I Spanish

Bylaws Subcommittee Agenda English I Spanish

IEP Agenda English I Spanish

Legislation Subcommittee Agenda English I Spanish

Parent Ambassador Subcommittee Agenda English I Spanish

Planning Monitoring and Evaluation Subcommittee Agenda English I Spanish

CAC Agenda English I Spanish

CAC Calendar 2023-2024  Bilingual

DSE SPA CAC i-Ready Supporting All Students English I Spanish

DSE SPA CAC Jan Report English I Spanish

Supporting the Needs of All Learners Using i-Ready Video English I Spanish

Planning and Monitoring Agenda English I Spanish

Parent Ambassador Agenda English I Spanish

Legislation Subcommittee Agenda English I Spanish

IEP Agenda English I Spanish

CAC Bylaws Subcommittee Agenda English I Spanish

African American Students Subcommittee Agenda English I Spanish

Agenda: English I Spanish 

Agenda: English I Spanish

DSE CAC Dec Report 1.3.24 English I Spanish

Posting Main CAC_01-17-24_Students with Disabilities and Section 504 English I Spanish

CAC Minutes_Dec. 6 2023 English I Spanish

Students with Disabilities and Section 504 Video English I Spanish 

Agenda: English I Spanish 

CAC Election Notes November 6, 2023: English I Spanish

DSE CAC 2023-2024 SELPA LPAC: English I Spanish   

DSE CAC Dec Report 11.28.23: English I  Spanish

DSE CAC SELPA LP Overview and Review Process: Bilingual  

R11 15 23 CAC Calendar 2023-2024: Bilingual

CAC SFACE Administrator Update Dec 6 2023: English I Spanish   

Agenda: English I Spanish 

Agenda: English I Spanish

Agenda: English I Spanish 

CAC Officer Election Guidelines: English I Spanish

CAC Officer Election PowerPoint: Bilingual

Officer Eligibility List: English Spanish

CAC Officer Position and Duties: English I Spanish 

Agenda: English I Spanish 

CAC Code of Conduct: Bilingual 

CAC Orientation PowerPoint: Bilingual 

DSE Proposed Topics for CAC Meetings 2023: English I Spanish 

Rules of Decorum: English I Spanish 

Greene Act:  English I Spanish

CAC Meeting Calendar: Bilingual 

SFACE Safe and Welcoming Learning Environment: Bilingual 

CAC Meeting Materials 2022-2023

Agenda English | Spanish

Agenda English | Spanish

Division of Special Education Report Update English | Spanish

Division of Special Education Presentations Bilingual

Recommendations to the LAUSD Superintendent and Board of Education from the CAC English | Spanish

Agenda English | Spanish

Agenda English | Spanish

February 15 CAC Meeting Minutes English | Spanish

Division of Special Education Report English | Spanish

Division of Special Education Q & A English | Spanish

English Learners with Disabilities Bilingual Presentation

Resolution English | Spanish

 

IEP Training and Education English | Spanish 

Presentation English | Spanish

Special Education: Timelines, IEP Goals, and Transition Bilingual

Parent Ambassador English | Spanish 

African American Student Ad Hoc English | Spanish 

African American Ad-Hoc for the presentation English 

Agenda English | Spanish

Office of Student, Family and Community Engagement Update English | Spanish

DSE Q& A  English | Spanish

DSE Administrator Update  English | Spanish

Presentation Material  Bilingual

Local Plan Update  Bilingual 

 IEP Training and Education Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish

Parent Ambassador Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish

African American Student Ad Hoc Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish

CAC Subcommittee - DSE Region Support slide English | Spanish

Agenda English | Spanish 

Agenda  English | Spanish

Division of Special Education Update English | Spanish

Questions and Answer February 15, 2023 English | Spanish

Presentation

504 Presentation PowerPoint English | Spanish

Procedure Safeguards English | Spanish

Section 504 Brochure English | Spanish

 

 IEP Training and Education Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish

Advocacy Tips for an Effective Team Meeting English | Spanish

Parent Ambassador Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish

African American Student Ad Hoc Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish

Black Student Achievement Plan Implementation Presentation

Implementacion del Plan para el Rendimiento de los Estudiantes Negros  presentación  

 

Agenda English | Spanish

Agenda English | Spanish 

Parent Community Services Update  English | Spanish

Division of Special Education Update  English | Spanish

Presentation PPT  Bilingual

Q & A  English | Spanish

CAC Minutes English | Spanish

CAC Recruitment Flyer English | Spanish

IEP Training and Education Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish

African American Student Ad Hoc Presentation  Bilingual

Presentation Bilingual

Parent Ambassador Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish

African American Student Ad Hoc Agenda English | Spanish

 Agenda English| Spanish

Agenda English | Spanish

Q and A October 18, 2022 English | Spanish

Q and A December 14, 2022 English | Spanish  

Division of Special Education Report English | Spanish

Presentation Early Childhood Special Education

Brown vs Green Presentation

 

CAC IEP Training and Education Subcommittee English | Spanish

Presentation:  Exploring the Intersections of Giftedness and Neurodiversity English | Spanish

Parent Ambassador Subcommittee Agenda English | Spanish  

CAC African American Ad Hoc meetings English | Spanish

Presentation:  CCEIS Overview English | Spanish

 

 

 

Agenda  English | Spanish

 

Agenda English | Spanish

DSE Report English | Spanish

Presentation Dispute Resolution Options English | Spanish

Parent Ambassador Subcommittee Meeting Agenda English | Spanish

CAC Subcommittees  IEP  Agenda English | Spanish 

CAC IEP Presentation - Parent Rights English | Spanish 

Understanding the IEP Document English | Spanish 

Other Forms of Dispute Resolution PowerPoint English | Spanish 

 

Agenda English | Spanish

 

IEP Training and Education Agenda English| Spanish

IEP Meeting Material

Parent Ambassador Agenda English| Spanish

Meeting Material

  • Division Of Special Education Directory 2022-2023 English| Spanish
  • Local District Special Education Administrators (SEA) Contact Information English| Spanish  

 

 

Bilingual CAC Agenda English| Spanish 

Bilingual CAC Agenda English| Spanish 

September 21 Minutes Notes English| Spanish

Division of Special Education Report English| Spanish 

PCS Admin Report September English| Spanish 

SELPA Local Plan English| Spanish

 

 

 

CAC Officers Training and Agenda Planning Meeting English| Spanish 

Agenda English | Spanish

CAC Election Guideline English | Spanish

Fillable CAC  Survey Questions   English | Spanish

Officers Eligibility list  English | Spanish

Officers Position and Duties   English | Spanish

CAC Officer Candidate Forms  English | Spanish

 

Agenda English/Spanish

Presentation English/Spanish

DSE ThoughtExchange Presentation English/Spanish

7 Norms of Collaboration English | Spanish

CAC Election Guidelines English/Spanish

CAC Candidate Interest Form English | Spanish

CAC Officer Position and Duties English | Spanish

CAC Officer Eligibility List English | Spanish

Guidelines for a Safe and Welcoming Environment

Inventory Norms English | Spanish

PCS Committee Rules of Decorum English | Spanish

CAC August 3 Meeting Chat

CAC Survey Questions Orientation Day 2 English | Spanish

 

 

Presentation English/Spanish

2021 Bylaws English | Spanish

2022-2023 Standing Subcommittees English | Spanish

LAUSD Local Plan Bingo Card English | Spanish

LAUSD Local Plan Bingo Card Key English | Spanish

LAUSD 2021-2024 SELPA Local Plan English | Spanish

 

Zoom Link | Enlace Zoom: https://lausd.zoom.us/j/85819352091?pwd=S2VJaG1oWU5kUm14eUJ6amx6eHN3Zz09 

Webinar ID | Numero de Webinario: 858 1935 2091 

Zoom Phone Access | Acceso de Zoom por Telefono: 12133388477 

2022-2023 CAC Calendar

 

CAC Meeting Material Archives

  • The Office of Student, Family and Community Engagement was relocated to a new site while our building is under construction. The address for future committee meetings is 1081 W Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Parking for our office is available on the Beaudry side of the campus.

     

    La Oficina de Participación de Estudiantes, Familias y Comunidad se trasladó a un nuevo sitio mientras nuestro edificio está en construcción. La dirección para futuras reuniones del comité es 1081 W Temple St, Los Ángeles, CA 90012. El estacionamiento para nuestra oficina está disponible en el lado de Beaudry del campus.

Materials For CAC Meeting

CAC Bylaws Agenda Meeting June 21 2024 English I Spanish

CAC Bylaws Existing vs. Proposed Language with Rationale 2024 English ISpanish

Upcoming CAC Meetings

  • April 17, 2024 / 17 de abril del 2024

    May 15, 2024 / 15 de mayo del 2024

    Most meetings are held from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

    Muchas de las reuniones se llevan a cabo de 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

    Individuals wishing to speak under Public Comment may sign up thirty minutes before the scheduled start time for the meeting by emailing families@lausd.net.

    Las personas que deseen hablar bajo Comentarios públicos pueden inscribirse treinta minutos antes de la hora de inicio programada para la reunión enviando un correo electrónico a families@lausd.net.

     

CAC Video 2023-24

Wednesday, May 15, 2024 English I Spanish
Wednesday, April 17, 2024 English I Spanish
Wednesday, March 20, 2024 English I Spanish
Wednesday February 28, 2024   English I Spanish
Wednesday January 17, 2024   English I Spanish
Wednesday December 6, 2023     English Spanish  
Tuesday November 7, 2023    English I Spanish
Monday November 6, 2023   English | Spanish

 

CAC Video Archives

Wednesday June 7, 2023  English I Spanish
Wednesday May 31, 2023 English | Spanish
Tuesday May 23, 2023 English | Spanish  1 2
Wednesday May 17, 2023 English | Spanish
Wednesday May 3, 2023 English 1 2 | Spanish
Wednesday April 12,2023 English | Spanish
Wednesday, March 15, 2023 English | Spanish
Saturday, March 11, 2023 English | Spanish
Wednesday, March 2, 2023 English | Spanish 
Wednesday,February 15, 2023 English | Spanish 
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 English | Spanish 
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 English | Spanish 
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 English | Spanish 
Wednesday, January 01, 2023 English | Spanish 
Wednesday, December 14, 2022 English | Spanish
Wednesday, November 30, 2022 English | Spanish
Wednesday, November 16, 2022 English | Spanish 
Wednesday, November 2, 2022 English | Spanish 

Wednesday, October 18, 2022

English| Spanish   

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

CAC Video

Miércoles 21 de septiembre del 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, September 14, 2022    

CAC Video

Miércoles 14 de septiembre del 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, September 7, 2022      

CAC Video

Miércoles 7 de septiembre del 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, August 24, 2022  

CAC Election 

CAC Video

Miercoles 24 de agosto del 2022  

CAC Video

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

CAC Video

Miercoles 3 de agosto del 2022

CAC Video

 

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

CAC Video

Miercoles 18 de mayo del 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - CAC Subcommittee Meeting

CAC Video

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

CAC Video

Miercoles 20 de abril del 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

CAC Video 

Miercoles 16 de marzo del 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

CAC Video

Miercoles 16 de febrero del 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

CAC Video

Miercoles 19 de enero del 2022

CAC Video

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 (CAC Training)

CAC Video

Miercoles 15 de diciembre del 2021 (CAC Capacitación )

CAC Video Pt 1

CAC Video Pt 2

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

CAC Video

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 (CAC Training)

CAC Video

Miercoles 20 de octubre del 2021 (CAC Capacitación )

CAC Video

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

CAC Video Pt 1

CAC Video Pt 2

Miercoles 15 de septiembre de 2021 CAC Video
Wednesday, September 8, 2021 (CAC Parliamentary Procedures) CAC Video
Miercoles 8 de septiembre de 2021 (CAC Procedimientos Parlamentarios) CAC Video
Wednesday, August 25, 2021 (Election of Officers) CAC Video
Miercoles 25 de agosto de 2021 (Reunión de Elección de Funcionarios) 

CAC Video

Miercoles 28 de julio de 2021 (CAC orientación para los miembros capacitacion - dia 2)

CAC Video

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 (CAC Orientation Training - Day 1)

CAC Video

Miercoles 21 de julio de 2021  (CAC orientación para los miembros capacitacion - dia 1)

CAC Video

 

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

CAC Video

Miercoles 16 de junio de 2021

CAC Video

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

CAC Video

Miercoles 19 de mayo de 2021

CAC Video

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

CAC Video

Miercoles 21 de abril de 2021

CAC Video

Monday, April 5, 2021 (Introduction to Community Advisory Committee)

CAC Video

Lunes 5 de abril de 2021 (Introducción al Comité Asesor Comunitario)

CAC Video

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

CAC Video

Miercoles 17 de marzo de 2021

CAC Video

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

CAC Video

Miercoles 17 de febrero de 2021

CAC Video

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

CAC Video

Miercoles 27 de enero de 2021

CAC Video

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

CAC Video

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

CAC Video

Miercoles 18 de noviembre del 2020

CAC Video

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

CAC Meeting Audio

Miercoles 21 de octubre del 2020

CAC Video

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

CAC Video

Miercoloes 16 de septiembre del 2020

CAC Video

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

CAC Video

Miercoles 26 de agosto del 2020

CAC Video

 

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

CAC Video -Spanish

English Video Not Available

 

Friday, June 5, 2020 - Officer Agenda Planning CAC Video
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 CAC Video
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - Officer Agenda Planning CAC Video
Miercoles 13 de Mayo del 2020 CAC Video
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 CAC Video
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 CAC Video
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 CAC Video
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 CAC Video
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 CAC Video
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 CAC Video
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 CAC Video

 

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 CAC Video 
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 CAC Video
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 CAC Video
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 CAC Video
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 CAC Video
Friday, September 14, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 CAC Video

 

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 CAC Video
Friday, May 11, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 CAC Video
Friday, April 13, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 CAC Video
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 CAC Video

 

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 CAC Video
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 CAC Video
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 CAC Video
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 CAC Video
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 CAC Video
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 CAC Video
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 Part 2 CAC Video
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 Part 1 CAC Video
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 CAC Video
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 CAC Video
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 CAC Video

 

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    Great News! Elementary students will receive take-home summer instructional materials, which include a Kids Learn Workbook and a Summer Reading Book Kit.

    The materials will be distributed the first week of June 2024. Please reach out to your child's school for details.

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    Los Angeles Unified is initiating three engagement pathways hosted with regional offices specifically for families to serve as ambassadors for their students and school communities. Click here or visit lausd.org/ambassadors to learn more.


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    El Distrito Unificado de Los Ángeles está iniciando tres vías de participación organizadas por región específicamente para que las familias apoyen como embajadores de sus estudiantes y comunidades escolares. Haga clic aquí o visite lausd.org/ambassadors para obtener más información.

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    Office of Student, Family and Community Engagement March and April Newsletter Bilingual 

    March Calendar      Bilingual

    April Calendar         Bilingual

     

     

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    Click on the image above to access the course catalogue, video recordings and other resources from the LAUSD Family Academy.

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