ERIC Number: ED420141
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
CEC Today, 1994-1998.
CEC Today, v1-4 Apr 1994-Apr/May 1998
This document consists of the first 40 issues of a newsletter published "exclusively for members of the Council for Exceptional Children" (CEC). Issues typically include items such as: a message from the executive director, a legislative update, meeting announcements, suggestions to regular and student chapters of the organization, information about activities of each of the organization's 17 divisions, information from the Canadian branch of CEC, convention highlights, suggestions for parents, examples of advocacy activities, and publications and other resources, opportunities for professional advancement, member benefits, and the viewpoints of individual educators. Among the many topics addressed in these issues are: inclusive schools; school discipline; safe schools and violence in the schools; behavior management; gifted education; professional policies; transition planning; federal legislation; preparing students for adult life; stress management; technological advancements; special education and assessment; cooperative teaching; cultural competency; certification standards; charter schools; teacher professionalism; career advancement; Internet resources; second language learning; mediation and dispute resolution; identification of gifted students; reauthorization of the IDEA legislation; diversity and multicultural education; professional liability insurance; CEC professional standards; intervention strategies for students with ADHD; and medically fragile students. (DB)
Descriptors: Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Gifted, National Organizations, Newsletters, Special Education Teachers
The Council for Exceptional Children, 1920 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1589; telephone: 703-620-3660; TTY: 703-264-9446; fax: 703-264-9494; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA.