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Special Education Council Public Forum

As authorized by the State Superintendent, the Council may conduct one public forum per year. The purpose of this public forum is to assist council members in advising the State Superintendent of Public Instruction on the educational needs of students who receive special education through an Individualized Education Program.

The next public forum for the Special Education Council will be a remote public forum, October 14, 2020 from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. This is a virtual public forum. To register for the forum, please use this link CESA locations and satellite sites will not be available for onsite attendance.

Can’t join us online October 14, 2020, go to WI DPI council webpage to submit your comment online between Oct 12 to Oct 16 in English at or Spanish at

Click here for a flier for providing comments live on October 14.

Click here for a flier for providing comments online only between October 12 and 16.

Click here for a flier in Spanish.

Click to find out what CESA your district is in.

Click to look at a CESA map

The Public Forum allows the State Superintendent’s Advisory Council on Special Education to:

  • Listen to families, school administrators, educators, community representatives, etc.
  • Gather input on the unique challenges and successes of special education in Wisconsin
  • Advise the State Superintendent and the Department of Public Instruction
  • Hear about any topic upon which people may choose to comment.

For more information on this public forum please contact Rita Fuller,