Advisory Panel Membership - Part B

The panel consists of 13 people: two parents of children with disabilities (ages birth through 26); an individual with a disability; a teacher; a representative of an institution of higher education that prepares special education/related services personnel; a State official who carries out activities under subtitle B of Title VII of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act; two administrators of programs for children with disabilities; a representative of a State agency (Department of Health and Human Services) involved in the financing or delivery of related services to children with disabilities; a representative of a public charter school; a representative of a vocational, community or business organization concerned with the provision of transition services to children with disabilities; a representative from the State child welfare agency responsible for foster care; and a representative from the State juvenile and adult corrections agencies. A majority of the members of the panel must be individuals with disabilities or parents of children with disabilities (ages birth through 26).

Parents of children with disabilities (ages birth through 26)

Individuals with disabilities

Teachers

Representatives of institutions of higher education that prepare special education and related services personnel

  • Vacant

State and local education officials, including officials who carry out activities under subtitle B of title VII of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, (42 U.S.C. 11431 et seq)

Administrators of programs for children with disabilities

Representatives of other State agencies involved in the financing or delivery of related services to children with disabilities

Representatives of private schools and public charter schools

Not fewer than one representative of a vocational, community or business organization concerned with the provision of transition services to children with disabilities

A representative from the State child welfare agency responsible for foster care

Representatives from the State juvenile and adult corrections agencies