Tuesday, September 3, 2013
The first meeting of the RESPECT Task Force is tomorrow, Wednesday, September 4, at 4 p.m., at the state Capitol in Room 512A.
The RESPECT Task Force was created by the Legislature to study the special education system in Oklahoma and to recommend a plan to improve that system.
At this initial meeting the goals for the task force will be presented, committees will be created to focus on specific policy areas, and a time-line for future meetings will be decided.
The interest and expertise of the members of the task force will be influential in improving special education services making the future brighter for thousands of Oklahoma school children.
Anyone with an interest in special education and related services in Oklahoma is encouraged to attend the task force meetings.