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CEC Membership Benefits
No matter where you are in your professional journey, The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) provides the knowledge and inspiration you need to make a difference in your student’s lives. From growing your expertise to accessing evidence-based resources, CEC is here to lift you up throughout your career.
CEC membership provides access to essential content that keeps you connected to the latest practice insights, research and emerging trends in special education so you can feel confident in your abilities to support your students.
Professional development you can trust:
Discounts on books and CEC products, as well as CEC’s Annual Convention & Expo
Selection of free, member-only pre-recorded and live webinars through the CEC Learning Library
Evidence-based professional development opportunities from leading experts in the field
Access to CEC's award-winning journals, TEACHING Exceptional Children and Exceptional Children
Support from connections, peers, and community:
Access to our exclusive online professional community, the CECommunity All Member Forum
Complimentary, automatic membership to your local CEC Unit
Option to join Special Interest Divisions (additional investment required)
Protection for your practice and your profession:
Discounted premium insurance policies and plans
Regular policy updates and access to advocacy opportunities
Questions or Need Help?
Contact CEC Member Services by visiting our Customer Support Center. Available Monday to Friday, from 9:00am to 5:00pm Eastern. Also available by chat (bottom-right corner of this webpage).