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Parents of Diverse Learners

The Office of Diverse Learner Supports and Services (ODLSS) offers a parent group and a range of services and resources to help families of diverse learners navigate special education and ensure their children have a free and appropriate public education that meets their unique needs and prepares them for employment, further education, and independent living.

ODLSS Family Advisory Board (ODLSS FAB)

The ODLSS Family Advisory Board (formerly known as ODLSS Parent Advisory Council) is a community of families with diverse learner students who have a shared interest in collaborating with ODLSS to support students by enhancing special education supports and services.

The Board meets monthly with ODLSS to discuss diverse learner issues and provide input on policy, training, and special education programming.

ODLSS Family Advisory Board Meetings (previously the ODLSS Parent Advisory Board) 2020-2021

All Family Advisory Board meetings are held monthly at 6:00 p.m. and open to the general public. Meetings are recorded.

Date Time & Location Materials Recording of Meeting
October 15, 2020 Virtual Oct. 15, 2020 - FAB Meeting
November 12, 2020 Virtual No recording available
December 10, 2020 Virtual Dec. 10, 2020 - FAB Meeting
January 14, 2021 Virtual Jan. 14, 2021 - FAB Meeting
February 11, 2021 Virtual February 12, 2021 - FAB Meeting
March 11, 2021 Virtual March 11, 2021 - FAB Meeting
April 8, 2021 Virtual April 8, 2021 - FAB Meeting
May 13, 2021 To Be Announced  
June 10, 2021 To Be Announced
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42 W. Madison St.
Chicago, IL 60602

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