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High-Leverage Practices Topic Page

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Did you know our website's "Explore" feature allows you to access all our resources on key topics? Here's what we offer on the topic of High-Leverage Practices (HLPs).

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Curriculum Resource
Life Centered Education Transition Curriculum
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Applying a Trauma-Informed Framework to the IEP Process
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SET Blog
3 Tips for Teacher Self-Care
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Press Release
CEC Revises Three Key Position Statements
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TEACHING Exceptional Children Journal (Volume 53, Issue 1)
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Advocacy Basics

CEC Announces 2021 Professional Award Recipients

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is pleased to announce the winners for its 2021 CEC...

CEC Revises Three Key Position Statements

At its November meeting, the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Board of Directors approved...

CEC Launches New Accessible Website, Additional Membership Offerings

In the first of many steps to bring CEC's digital presence into one location, we've rolled out a new...

5 Educational Technology Tools for Future Special Educators

When it comes to educational technology, it's important to make sure that the standards and content...

Practical Tips For Setting Student IEP Goals

Your student’s road to success will be directed by your daily instruction based on your IEP goals...

Learning Policy Institute Releases Blog on Family Engagement in Special Education

The Learning Policy Institute released a new blog post, “Home-School Partnerships Key to Supporting...

KYCEC New Teacher Academy

STICKING TOGETHER & SHARING SUCCESS This year’s virtual event will begin with a live Kick-Off Event...

Washington Update: Post Election, What Does the Future Hold for Special Education?

Presenter: Jane West Join Jane West for a Washington Update including a briefing on the election and...

From the Ground Up: Embedding the HLPs Into Teacher Induction, Training and Evaluation

The High Leverage Practices (HLPs), when used frequently in classrooms have been shown to improve...

CEC Joins Colleagues to Urge Congress to Address the “Homework Gap”

On Friday, 60 national education organizations—including CEC—penned a letter to House and Senate...

GAO Releases Report on K-12 English Learners and Students with Disabilities During COVID-19

Last week, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report as part of its COVID-19...

CEC Urges Congress to Boost Funding for IDEA

This week, CEC President Dr. Jennifer Lesh penned a letter to lead education appropriators urging...


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

Yes I Can Awards

For 38 years, the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) has recognized children and youth with...

2020 Board of Directors Election Results

Congratulations to CEC’s newly elected and returning Board members. CEC was fortunate to have an...

New Special Education Teachers Induction Toolkit

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Applying a Trauma-Informed Framework to the IEP Process

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TEACHING Exceptional Children Journal (Volume 53, Issue 1)

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