Skip to main content

Enjoy quick access to the best CEC offers in the NEW MyCEC App!

CEC Virtual Convention

HLP Palooza

April 24th, 2024

Join

Two men having a discussion

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.

Connect

Over the shoulder of someone using a tablet

Find your professional community through the CECommunity All-Member Forum, an exclusive online space where members come together to share real-world answers, resources, and support.  

Explore

woman on tablet at CEC convention

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.

Read more
Page
CEC Accreditation
Read more
Page
Become a Volunteer
Read more
Page
On-Demand Course Collections
Read more
Page
CEC's Strategic Plan 2022-2026
Read more
Journal
Teaching Exceptional Children 56-3
Read more
Book
The Mixtape Volume 1: Culturally Sustaining Practices Within MTSS Featuring the Everlasting Mission of Student Engagement

Check Out the Newest Programs Who Earned National Recognition from CEC (Fall 2023)

Congratulations to the following programs earned National Recognition from the Council for...

The Council for Exceptional Children Awards Three Interdivisional Grants

Arlington, Va., March 10, 2024 ― The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is excited to announce...

Introducing the 2024 Yes I Can Awardees

The Yes I Can Awards celebrate the achievements of children and youth with exceptionalities...

Get Ready to Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week 2024

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 5-10, 2024, and Principal Appreciation Day is May 1, 2024. CEC has...

Giving Upon Giving - Convention 2024

The “giving” connections at CEC’s 2024 Convention & Expo in San Antonio were very evident: The gift...

CEC2024: Explore the Expo Hall, Technology Playground, and Wellness Pavilion

CEC2024 is right around the corner! Have you registered yet? Don’t miss out on your chance to join...

CEC 2025 Convention & Expo

Each year at the CEC Convention & Expo, thousands of special education professionals from around the...
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
03/11/2025 - 03/14/2025

Administration Pushes for Better Pay and High Quality Pathways

The U.S. Department of Education (ED), in coordination with the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), has...

New House Appropriations Chair Selected; Cardona Testifies Before Subcommittee

This week, House Republicans selected Representative Tom Cole (R-OK) to fill the remaining term of...

OSERS Features Work of Its Doctoral Scholars

The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) features the work of Ashley...

Committees

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

CEC Learning Library

The CEC Learning Library is our on-demand professional learning library of webinars, courses, and...

July Board Brief

In this issue of Board Brief, we give a brief summary of key outcomes from the July 2021 Board of...

CEC Quarterzip Pullover

Member Price:
$30.00
Non-Member Price:
$30.00

CEC Backpack

Member Price:
$25.00
Non-Member Price:
$25.00

CEC Logo Long Sleeve Shirt

Member Price:
$25.00
Non-Member Price:
$25.00

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)'s Partner Solutions Directory is an online resource for special education products, services, and programming support! Search for a topic and quickly receive a list of partners who provide products, services, or programming supporting your work and career.

View More Partner Solutions

© 2023 Council for Exceptional Children (CEC). All rights reserved.