ERIC Number: ED351820
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Introducing Special Education as a Career. Organizational Kit for: High School Clubs of the Council for Exceptional Children.
Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA.
This organizational kit is intended to help high school clubs associated with the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) get started in their mission of introducing students to careers in special education. Topics discussed include: getting started, association with CEC, setting goals for the high school club, CEC's belief statements, suggested activities and fundraising ideas, introducing students to careers in special education, club officer positions and job descriptions, club application and membership roster form, filling out the sample constitution and bylaws. Also included are a list of available resources from CEC, a reading list (17 items), and suggestions for what to do when meeting someone with a disability. (DB)
Descriptors: Activities, Career Exploration, Clubs, Disabilities, Fund Raising, High Schools, Organizational Development, Program Development, Special Education, Volunteers
Council for Exceptional Children, Member and Unit Services, 1920 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091-1589 (free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA.
Identifiers: Council for Exceptional Children