CEC 2015 Convention & Expo

DDEL Poster Session

Call for Proposals:
DDEL Student Research Forum Poster Session

CEC 2015 Convention and Expo and Expo

San Diego, CA

April 8-11

Proposal Deadline:October 31, 2014

Proposals accepted electronically via email CECDDEL@gmail.com


DDEL is one of 17 special interest groups of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, including students with disabilities and those identified as gifted. DDEL advances educational opportunities for culturally and linguistically diverse learners with disabilities and/or gifts and talents, their families, and the professionals who serve them.

It is the only professional organization dedicated exclusively to the concerns of culturally and linguistically diverse exceptional learners.

In order to join DDEL, you must 
be a member of CEC. It's easy. 
Join today!

Policy Insider: Legislative Update

"Innovation Configurations in Action" Webinar on Wednesday, Jan. 28 at 1 PM (EST)

Innovation Configurations are designed to evaluate current teacher preparation and professional development (PD) by determining the extent to which Evidence Based Practices are taught, observed, and applied within teacher preparation and PD programs. Kathleen Magiera and Rhea Simmons (SUNY Fredonia) will present "Innovation Configurations in Action.” Kathleen and Rhea were recipients of an OSEP 325T program enhancement grant and will share how they used Innovation Configurations extensively in their program reform efforts. Please join on Wednesday, January 28th at 1:00pm Eastern for this exciting webinar. Click here to register.

ESEA Reauthorization is on the Move in the Senate

Today, the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee (HELP) held a hearing, “Fixing No Child Left Behind: Testing and Accountability.” Last week Senate HELP Chairman Alexander released his 387 page ESEA reauthorization discussion draft, entitled “Every Child Ready for College or Career Act of 2015.” CEC is concerned about the lack of strong accountability measures for children with disabilities in the Alexander draft. CEC joined with the Consortium of Citizens with Disabilities and sent a letter to Chairman Alexander expressing their concern with the provisions related to alternate assessments based on alternate academic standards, alternate assessments based on modified...

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Call for Papers

Dissertation Abstracts to be published in Multiple Voices

New Scriptwriters

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    Elizabeth C. Hamblet

    Princeton, NJ

    126 Points

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    Alison E. Heron

    Arlington, VA

    119 Points

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    Jane M. Quenneville

    Alexandria City Public Schools
    Alexandria, VA

    89 Points

  4. Robin D. Brewer, Ed. D.
    Robin D. Brewer, Ed. D.

    University of Northern Colorado
    Greeley, CO

    88 Points

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    Jannis V. Floyd

    Mansfield University
    Mansfield, PA

    87 Points

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