The Right to Education Consent Agreement of 1972 provided for the establishment of a Local Right to Education Task Force in each of the 29 Intermediate Units across Pennsylvania. The primary purpose is to ensure that the intent and spirit of the Right to Education Consent Agreement is carried out throughout the Commonwealth.
The Local Task Force #15 is a group of parents and professionals working together to ensure the right to education for persons receiving special education services in the Cumberland, Dauphin, Perry and northern York counties. The Local Task Force is comprised of parents, school district representatives, county mental health/intellectual disabilities office (MH/ID) representatives, a CAIU representative, and representatives from the local ARC offices.
The mission of the Local Task Force #15 is to provide a public forum that promotes collaboration among parents, educators, and community agency professionals to address issues affecting all students receiving Special Education services in order to strengthen and improve programs and supports in Cumberland, Dauphin, Perry and northern York counties.
The 2016-17 meeting schedule is:
- Mon. Oct. 3, 2016 at 9:00 AM
- Mon. Nov. 21, 2016 at 9:00 AM
- Mon. Jan. 23, 2017 at 9:00 AM
- Mon. Mar. 20, 2017 at 9:00 AM
- Mon. Apr. 24, 2017 at 9:00 AM
- Mon. May 22, 2017 at 9:00 AM (snow makeup day)