Recommendations from SEAC to Board:
1)Verbal Update regarding Feedback on the Special Education Fair held February 2, 2019 that the Special Services Resource Fair be held in November 2019 and that SEAC members be available to assist;
2) Inquiry from Sandra Mastronardi regarding Budget that staff provide SEAC with a detailed and comprehensive special education “booklet” which includes and provides an overview with details of TCDSB operational revenues, instructional and non-instructional operation expenditures in relation to special education;
3) Inquiry from George Wedge regarding Physically Disabled Students Identified in the Accountability Framework that the number of students with physical disability either as their primary or secondary exceptionality be identified;and
4) Autism Ontario – News Release February 9, 2019 and February 12, 2019 regarding the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services announces plan to clear Ontario Autism Program wait-lists, and Statement from Autism Ontario that a letter be written to the Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services relating to this particular concern, and that the draft letter be reviewed by SEAC prior to submission.