The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving the educational success of individuals with inclusive or exceptional needs. CEC advocates for appropriate governmental policies, provides professional development, advocates for individuals with exceptionalities, and helps professionals obtain conditions and resources necessary for effective professional practice.
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See our most current newsletter on the Blog Page regarding exciting upcoming events in Alberta during 2022!
Sign up now for the 2022 Alberta CEC Friday Webinar Series!
Join us for three great webinars to kick off your weekend - completely free for CEC members and students. Non-members will get a free membership in their local CEC Chapter with the purchase of the three webinar package for $100.00. Its a great value either way. Register here.
2022 is a big year for the CEC. It is our 100th anniversary! Celebrations are happening all over the world, and our 2022 CEC Expo and Convention is being held in Orlando, Florida on January 16-19, 2022. This year's convention will include a wide variety of in-person and virtual components, as well as a number of 100th anniversary celebrations. Please check out the website for more details (Registration and Pricing | Council for Exceptional Children).
As part of the 100th anniversary celebration, the CEC is calling for nominations for "100 Teacher Stories", which are posted on their website. These stories highlight outstanding teachers from around the world who are passionate about supporting diverse students.
If you would like to nominate a deserving Alberta teacher for this recognition, the nomination form can be found here (100 Stories- Teacher Recommendation Form (google.com).
The next AGM for ACEC will be held Tuesday, February 1st at 7:00pm via Zoom. All members should have received an email from ACEC with details. Information is also posted on our Blog Page.
All Are Welcome!