December 2, 2019

This month's issue, compiled by Camille Catlett, features ways to use similarities and differences to support inclusion. 

View the full email here.

Please share this information in your networks! If you have questions, contact dec@dec-sped.org. 

Visit the Resources t...

December 2, 2019

The latest issue of the OSEP Update is available now and includes a Letter from Director Laurie VanderPloeg, Frequently Asked Questions, Results Driven Accountability: What's Due and What's New, Dose of Data, and more.

Access the newsletter here. 

Sign up...

November 26, 2019

DEC has submitted comments in response to the proposed changes to the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) Mandatory Civil Rights Data Collection (CRDC) for FY 2019-2020. 

In the letter, DEC strongly recommends that OCR/ED confer with the OCR within Health and Human Services as...

November 26, 2019

Over a year ago, the Division for Early Childhood (DEC) joined over 100 national disability organizations to express our concern about the welfare of the children who had been separated from their families and were in the custody of the Office of Refugee. As an organiz...

November 4, 2019

DEC invites you to participate in a review of the position paper titled Multi-Tiered System of Support Framework in Early Childhood: Description and Implications. We look forward to feedback from the field as we advance this position statement forward. Thank you for co...

October 17, 2019

DEC Members: 

The Power to the Profession Initiative is worthy of our continued focus, discussion and input. I urge you to respond to the next opportunity for expressing your thoughts and concerns. 

Public Draft #2 of the Leveling of the Professional Standards and C...

October 15, 2019

Applications Due November 15th, 2019

The aRPy Ambassador Initiative represents a unique partnership between the Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center (ECTA), the Division for Early Childhood (DEC) of the Council for Exceptional Children and the Region B Parent Tec...

October 10, 2019

The Division for Early Childhood of the Council for Exceptional Children (DEC) will publish its eighth monograph in the DEC Recommended Practices Monograph Series in 2020. The topic of this monograph is transition practices. Transition refers to the events, activities,...

October 1, 2019

Your Vote is Your Voice! It's time to elect new members to the DEC Executive Board! 

Help us make this year the year that EVERY MEMBER VOTES! As DEC members, voting is your right and responsibility. Now, more than ever, we need strong leadership at DEC.​ 

We count on you...

Please reload

Featured Posts

New Resources Within Reason - December 2019

December 2, 2019

This month's issue, compiled by Camille Catlett, features ways to use similarities and differences to support inclusion. 

View the full email here.

Plea...

1/4
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive