The Greater Anaheim Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) is dedicated to enriching the lives of students with exceptional needs so that they complete their education prepared for adult life and become contributing members of their community.
The Greater Anaheim SELPA will develop, implement, monitor, and support appropriate programs and services for individuals with exceptional needs through collaborative and effective leadership and support to local school districts, families and agencies within the Greater Anaheim SELPA.
The Greater Anaheim SELPA will assume a leadership and support role in providing a free, appropriate public education to students with disabilities in the least restrictive environment. The Guiding Principles are as follows:
Provide direct support and guidance to school districts in the coordination, development, and implementation of regionalized programs and services.
Training and Staff Development
Support quality in special education programs by providing opportunities for professional growth and community training.
Provide consultative and representative support to school districts, families, and community agencies.
Evaluate cost effective utilization of available resources and monitor special education expenditures and revenues.
Provide leadership and support to assist school districts in maintaining compliance with state and federal laws.