Special Education


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Teaching and Learning and Support for Educators, Students, and Families






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Dedication to Special Education (DSE)


All-volunteer organization committed to enhancing the quality of special education in Marin County and connecting families, educators, and the community. 



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Marin County SELPA

In 1977, all school districts and county school offices in California were required to form geographical regions of sufficient size and scope to provide for all special education service needs of children residing within the region’s boundaries. Each region became known as a Special Education Local Plan Area – SELPA.