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Thought Leaders on the American Rescue Plan Act: Guidance for State and Local Leaders on Flexible Options to Increase and Support the Special Education Pipeline

At the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), we're proud to collaborate with the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE), and CEC’s Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE) for this informational webinar on the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). 

The panel includes thought leaders discussing guidance for state and local leaders on flexible options to increase and support the special education pipeline regarding the ARPA. The following panelists are featured:

  • Matthew Blomstedt, President, CCSSO
  • Zelphine Smith-Dixon, President, NASDSE
  • Erin Maguire, President, CASE
  • Moderator: Laurie VanderPloeg, Associate Executive Director for Professional Affairs, CEC
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