As we enter our 100th year of leading special education, the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is recognizing exceptional educators from around the world who have shown a passion, dedication, and commitment to making a difference in the lives of the students who they teach. Hear from teachers about their personal experiences working in the field, and get inspired to make your own impact this year.
Travis Cooper lives in Kodiak, AK and has been teaching Special Education for 5 years. He has taught secondary students in a variety of settings but finds himself most at home in a Life Skills program. Currently, he is taking classes working towards becoming a Board Certified Behavior Analysts. When he is not focused on school, he enjoys spending time hiking and exploring the local trails.
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