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Maryland State Unit of CEC 2014 Awards 


The Maryland State Unit of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is seeking nominations for the Maryland State Unit of CEC 2014 Awards. There will be three categories for this year's awards:

  • Special Education Teacher
  • Student Teacher
  • Special Education Paraeducator

Winners in each category will be notified this fall and invited to a special meeting of the MD State Unit of CEC this spring for recognition.  Maryland State Unit of CEC will nominate the winners for CEC's 2015 National Awards, if applicable.

Nominations Due October 1, 2014!

See link below for more details. 

State Award Packet 2014.doc



CEC Awards Programs

Find out more about the CEC awards programs and submit a nomination! Nominations are due Oct. 31, 2014. 


        CEC Chapter 246, Montgomery County, MD

    Success in Writing: Best Practices in the General and Alternate Curriculum

 November 20, 2014

4:30 to 6 pm

At the Carl Sandburg Learning Center, 451 Meadow Hall Rd. Rockville, MD 20851

For more information, click here.

To submit a poster presentation, click here.


The Towson University at Shady Grove Student Council for Exceptional Children Chapter 

Living with Autism
   October 7, 2014
   4:00pm - 6:00pm

For more information, click here



CEC is the leading voice for special and gifted education. Through the vision and dedication of more than 30,000 members, CEC sets the standard for high quality education for children and youth with exceptionalities. The Council ensures the needs of children and youth with exceptionalities are met in educational legislation, establishes professional standards for the field and develops initiatives to improve special education practice. And, CEC is known as THE source for information, resources and professional development for special educators.

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