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New Utah SPED Rules (Updated Oct. 2016)

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Tool of the Week

  • This week marks the first day of summer! For many of us, temperatures outside are rising, but this time of year can also mean tensions inside are rising as final exams or state testing schedules progress. To help cool things off, this weeks FREE tool is a simple set of breathing exercises for you to ...

Upcoming Events

Utah CEC Annual Conference

"Unleashing Your Potential"

February 24, 2017 from 8:00-4:00 at Hillcrest Jr. High School (Map and Directions)

  • Keynote speakers will be Valerie Faulkner and Chris Cain, both nationally recognized for improving math programs and student outcomes across the country.

CEC National Headlines

This week, more than 200 professionals came to the 2016 Special Education Legislative Summit as special educators.  They went home as special education advocates.  How did they do it?  Read more

For more policy and legislative news check out the CEC Policy Insider Blog



2016 CEC Teacher Conference

Raising Expectations for All Students

A big thank you to all those who attended our recent conference!  It was a huge success.  We especially want to thank all those who presented and for our keynote speaker Dr. Paul J. Riccomini.  You can still access the resources from the conference at the link below.

Printable Conference Resources

Policy Insider: Legislative Update

  • The Republican bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is on a fast track. A small group of Republican Senators are working behind closed doors and the news that has “leaked” is alarming. The Senate bill potentially could be worse than the House passed bill and will include Medicaid per capita caps. It has been rumored that the bill has been sent to the Congressional Budget Office and the score may be ready early next week. The Senate bill could come to the floor for debate and a vote as early as next Thursday. CEC is concerned about...