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Each year at the CEC Convention & Expo, thousands of special education professionals from around the world come together to learn, share, grow, and connect. With hundreds of sessions on just about every topic in the field, the CEC Convention & Expo is THE professional development event for special educators to find research, tips, and strategies you can actually apply to supporting students with disabilities and/or gifts and talents. 

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March 1-4, 2023

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Whether you're starting out in the field, serving students in classrooms, training the next generation of educators, or administrating special education programs, there's a CEC membership that's right for you.

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Did you know our website's "Explore" feature allows you to access all our resources on key topics? Check out what we offer to find the strategies, answers, and resources you need.

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The Mixtape Volume 1: Culturally Sustaining Practices Within MTSS Featuring the Everlasting Mission of Student Engagement

Meet CEC’s 2023 Professional Award Recipients

The Council for Exceptional Children extends a hearty congratulations to the recipients of our 2023...

Florida Teacher Named 2023 National Special Education Teacher of the Year

Location: Nina Harris Exceptional Student Education Center, Pinellas Park, FL Jan. 18, 2023 ― Dr...

CEC Announces Kareem Thompson, Ed.D., as 2023 President-Elect

Arlington, Va. ― The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is pleased to announce Dr. Kareem L...

February 2023 President's Message from Dr. Angie Jasper

Hello, and welcome to The Scoop! The 2023 Annual Convention and Expo is quickly approaching. We will...

January 2023 President's Message from Dr. Angie Jasper

Hello, and welcome to The Scoop! With a change in Presidents, the newsletter has a new name, but the...

Then: Yes I Can Award Recipient. Now: CEC Volunteer Leader.

Michelle Brand Buchanan 1993 Yes I Can Award Recipient CEC Member CEC-TAG Board Member Leadership...

JumpStart Program for New & Early-Career Special Educators

CEC’s popular JumpStart Program for New and Early-Career Special Educators is back and better than...
January 24, 2023 - March 21, 2023
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NC CEC 36th Annual Conference

NC CEC 2023 * 36th Annual Conference Virtual & In-Person Hybrid Event * Friday 2/17/23 * Saturday 2...
02/17/2023 - 02/18/2023

MCEC Conference

SAVE THE DATE: 2023 MCEC Conference on Diverse Abilities
Billings, Montana 59101
02/21/2023
02/22/2023
02/23/2023

Senator Johnson Reintroduces Reauthorization of SOAR Act

Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) has reintroduced a bill to reauthorize the Scholarships for Opportunities...

Chair Foxx Announces First Education Hearing of the 118th Congress

This week, House Education and the Workforce Committee Chair Dr. Virginia Foxx (R-NC) announced the...

Secretary Cardona Introduces “Raise the Bar: Lead the World”

In an event delivered on January 24th, both in person and live streamed, U.S. Secretary of Education...

February 2023 President's Message from Dr. Angie Jasper

Hello, and welcome to The Scoop! The 2023 Annual Convention and Expo is quickly approaching. We will...

Committees

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)’s committees are responsible for advising the Board of...

Meet CEC’s 2023 Professional Award Recipients

The Council for Exceptional Children extends a hearty congratulations to the recipients of our 2023...

Teaching Exceptional Children 55-2

Member Price:
$12.00 (19% off)
Non-Member Price:
$15.00

High-Leverage Practices Special Collection

Member Price:
$130.00 (13% off)
Non-Member Price:
$150.00

High Leverage Practices and Students with Extensive Support Needs

Member Price:
$29.95 (14% off)
Non-Member Price:
$34.95

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