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SEAC stands for Special Education Advisory Committee. It is a mandatory committee of every Ontario
school board. The Ottawa Carleton District School Board has a designated SEAC. The role of the SEAC is to make recommendations to the Board. The recommendations help ensure that exceptional pupils served by the Board receive the special education programs and services that meet their needs.


 Call for Community Representative on the Special Education Advisory Committee


The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board is seeking to appoint a community representative who has an interest in issues related to exceptional children to sit on the Board’s Special Education Advisory Committee. The Special Education Advisory Committee meets monthly to consider and make recommendations to the Board on special education programs and services to exceptional children.

If you are interested in serving on the Committee, please use this link to complete the If you have any difficulties with the application or require an accessible version, please contact Committee Coordinator Kelly Sullivan at

Applications must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2016. To be eligible for nomination you must be a public school supporter living within the city of Ottawa. Employees of the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board are not eligible to apply. The appointment will be effective from September 2016 until November 30, 2018.