The Minnesota Division for Early Childhood
(MN DEC) is a statewide membership organization for those who work with or on behalf of young children with disabilities and other special needs.
MN DEC promotes policies and advances evidence-based practices that support families and enhance the optimal development of young children who have or are at risk for developmental delays and disabilities.
The Minnesota Administrators for Special Education (CASE Division)
MASE builds strong leaders who work on behalf of students with disabilities.
Who we are
MASE is organized to promote professional leadership, provide the opportunity for study of problems common to its members, and to communicate, through discussion and publications, information that will develop improved services for exceptional children. Further, its purpose is to foster high quality programs of professional development for members, to make studies of selected programs that relate to services to children with disabilities, improving the leadership of administrators for special education and to be active in the legislative process.