Advisory Groups and Task Forces

Minister’s Advisory Council on Inclusive Education

The objective of the Council is to provide recommendations to the Minister with a focus on ensuring timely access to assessment, learning supports, and clinical services for students with special needs; implementing a standardized reporting mechanism aligned with the provincial report card; and reviewing investments and professional learning needs to enhance classroom supports.

For the terms of reference, see the Minister's Advisory Council on Inclusive Education Terms of Reference (Adobe PDF Document 414 KB).

Minister’s Advisory Council on Inclusive Education Members

Key stakeholders, or those in the public with expertise related to special learning needs, will be key in seeking diversity of perspective, geographic representation, and experience.

Minister’s Advisory Council on Inclusive Education Members
Allan Hawkins Manitoba Education and Early Childhood Learning
Kendra Gowler Student Services Administrators' Association of Manitoba
Janet Forbes Inclusion Winnipeg
David Kron Children's Coalition
John Leggat St. Amant
Stephanie Skakun Canadian Mental Health Association—Manitoba and Winnipeg
Kathleen Vyrauen Newcomer Education Coalition
Myra Laramee New Directions for Children, Youth, Adults and Families Inc.
Sandra Goff Family Advocacy Network of Manitoba
Brenda Brazeau Manitoba Association of Parent Councils
Lars Fielberg Student Services Administrators' Association of Manitoba
Rob Fisher Council of School Leaders of The Manitoba Teachers’ Society
Jennifer Young The Manitoba Teachers' Society
Robert Charach Manitoba Federation of Independent Schools
Barb Issak Manitoba Association of School Superintendents (MASS)
Verland Force Manitoba Association of School Superintendents (MASS)

Status

Established June 2021.