North Dakota Council for Exceptional Children





Through the vision and dedication of more than 28,000 members, CEC sets the standard for high quality education for children and youth with exceptionalities. And, CEC is known as THE source for information, resources and professional development for special educators.


You work hard to make sure your students are doing their best, so CEC will help you do your best.

Membership Types

    You can establish your CEC membership in one of three ways:

    1. Premier (the most expansive package with exclusive benefits)
    2. Full (offers all the benefits of Basic membership as well as special professional development and topical information)
    3. Basic (featuring the most-requested CEC member benefits at our lowest price)

    Students receive 20% off any individual membership rate.

    What are you waiting for? Join CEC today!

    Policy Insider: Legislative Update

    • In response to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, President Trump issued a fact sheet outlining his “immediate actions to secure our schools.” The Administration intends to “assist states to train specially qualified school personnel on a voluntary basis” to be armed with firearms in schools. In addition, the Administration will establish a federal commission, chaired by Secretary DeVos, to address school safety. Among other issues, it will focus on potential recommended policy for arming teachers. To confirm CEC’s commitment to ensuring safe school environments for all children and youth, educators, and school personnel, CEC...

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