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Resources

Learning about and understanding how the public and private educational systems work is critical for parents to be effective advocates for their children. Below are some local agencies that can assist you in finding valuable information on educational resources and support.


MARIN COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION (MCOE)
www.marinschools.org
The website for the County Office of Education provides a wealth of information on Marin County public and private schools. Phone: 415-472-4110. MCOE Location: 1111 Las Gallinas Ave, San Rafael, CA 94903.

MARIN SELPA (AT MCOE)
http://199.88.112.54/selpa/selpa.html
The Marin Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) is a state-mandated office that supports special education services and programs for students with exceptional needs.  The SELPA office for Marin County is located at the County Office of Education.  Its role is to ensure that the districts provide a free, appropriate public education to students with disabilities in the least restrictive environment.  To fulfill this purpose, the SELPA oversees the allocation and distribution of public funds to local educational agencies. Marin SELPA offers an array of workshops and trainings for parents, teachers, administrators, and others. Also see Marin SELPA's Special Education Links for additional resources. Phone: 415-499-5850. Location: 1111 Las Gallinas Ave, San Rafael, CA 94903.

MATRIX PARENT NETWORK AND RESOURCE CENTER
www.matrixparents.org
Matrix is a parent-run information and resource center helping families in Marin, Napa, Solano, and Sonoma counties. Matrix offers a variety of resources including: trainings, workshops, advocacy, publications, healthcare information, and support groups. Help Line: 800-578-2592 Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 3 pm. Matrix Location: 94 Galli Drive, Suite C, Novato, CA 94949.

 

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