Special Education Committee

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The purpose and goals of the CFT Special Education Committee are

  • to keep the Federation and its members informed regarding special education trends and programs that will impact on school employees and students.
  • to keep the Federation and its members informed through articles for CFT publications.
  • to develop workshops and to make oral and written reports before various governance bodies of the Federation, area councils, Executive Council, State Council and annual convention.
  • to attend the meetings of the Advisory Commission on Special Education and other appropriate entities in order to represent the Federation on issues that come before them.
  • to review existing policy and to formulate and prepare policy recommendations for the CFT in the field of special education.

Committee members

Casey Carlson, Chair, Greater Santa Cruz Federation of Teachers
Nancy Altman, Morgan Hill Federation of Teachers
Lucia Arias, United Teachers Los Angeles
Julie Armstrong, Pajaro Valley Federation of Teachers
Erin Burklin, Pajaro Valley Federation of Teachers
Earl Carter, Oxnard Federation of Teachers & School Employees
JoAnn Copp, Newport-Mesa Federation of Teachers
Mayleen Dela Cruz, Jefferson Elementary Federation of Teachers
Ken Denman, ABC Federation of Teachers
Lailani Estella, Jefferson Elementary Federation of Teachers
Patty Golumb, United Educators of San Francisco
Tom Harriman, United Educators of San Francisco
Dawn Heeren, ABC Federation of Teachers
Roberta Jimenez, El Rancho Federation of Teachers
Darrell Jones, United Teachers Los Angeles
Susan Logue, Pajaro Valley Federation of Teachers
Linnette Robinson, Berkeley Council of Classified Employees
Francisco Rodriguez, Pajaro Valley Federation of Teachers
Pinky Uppal, ABC Federation of Teachers
Roxy Zamora, AFT College Staff Guild
Roxana Pina-Donat, Salinas Valley Federation of Teachers
Monica Guerrero, Early Childhood Federation
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