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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.

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 American Rescue Plan Act. 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

Original air date May 4, 2021

One and half (1.5) Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Looking for Continuing Education Units (CEUs)? T​​​​​o receive CEUs for these presentations, log into the CEC Learning Library and view the webinars there. The American Rescue Plan Act Overview webinar was for CEC members. If you are not a CEC member, you can pay to watch it and receive CEUs for it. Don’t have a CEC account? Create one now, and check out this overview of the Learning Library!

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