The Call for 2019 Professional Award Nominations is open!

The CEC Professional Awards give us a unique opportunity to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of our colleagues, who have worked tirelessly to advance the field and the quality of special education as well as move CEC forward in significant ways. 

The CEC Honors Committee is currently accepting nominations for the 2019 Professional Awards. During this call for nominations, the CEC Honors Committee encourages members to reflect on the amazing and integral work of their colleagues and to recognize their work by submitting a nomination for the 2019 Professional Awards. 

The deadline for nominations has been extended to Friday, July 20, 2018. 

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The CEC J.E. Wallace Wallin Lifetime Achievement Award

This award recognizes an individual who has made continued and sustained contributions to the education of children and youth with exceptionalities.

The Clarissa Hug Teacher of the Year Award

This award honors a CEC member who currently provides direct services to students with exceptionalities and whose work exemplifies the best in special education teaching.

The CEC Special Education Research Award

This award recognizes an individual or research team whose research has made significant contributions to the education of children and youth with exceptionalities.

The Frederick J. Weintraub Outstanding CEC Leadership Award

This award honors a CEC member who has made significant contributions to the Council’s programs and activities at the local, state/provincial and national/international level over an extended period of time.

The CEC Business/Organizational Award

This award recognizes a business/organization that has promoted and provided for the enhancement, awareness, and inclusion of individuals with exceptionalities in order to promote and support their full participation within the community. 

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Questions?

Please contact Annie Baldauf at annieb@cec.sped.org with any questions.