VOLUNTEER LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR CEC MEMBERS:

Applications are being accepted for the following:

Student Representative to the Representative Assembly:

  • Applications are being accepted for the Student Representative to the Representative Assembly (one opening) for the term July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2022.
  • The deadline for receipt of all materials is 3:00 pm ET, April 13, 2020. 
  • The Student Representatives to the RA represent the voice of CEC student members in the (RA). The RA, CEC’s membership advisory body, includes two representatives from each state/provincial unit, division and the student membership. It provides input to the Board on issues related to strategic direction, professional and policy policies, and other issues impacting the field of special education.
  • The Student RA Representatives also serve on the Student and Early Career Committee

To apply: 

Board of Directors: 

  • Applications are being accepted for the Board of Directors for three-year terms (Jan. 1, 2021 - Dec. 31, 2023).
  • The deadline for receipt of all materials is 3:00 pm ET, May 13, 2020. 
  • The board provides management, financial, program and legal oversight of CEC, exercises financial stewardship of the association, approves the annual budget, establishes policies and procedures of the organization, and sets its strategic direction.
To apply: 
  • Review the preview application and rating rubric.
  • Prepare your application responses in advance so that you can copy and paste them into the online application.
  • Request your two letters of recommendation as soon as possible. 
  • Complete the online application by 3:00 pm ET, May 13, 2020.

Representative Assembly Committee

  • Applications are being accepted for two positions the Representative Assembly Committee for two-year terms (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2022). Applicants must be a current or former RA Representative and have attended at least one RA meeting. 
  • The deadline for receipt of all materials is 3:00 pm ET, May 18, 2020. 
  • The Representative Assembly Committee advises the presiding officer of the Representative Assembly (the CEC President) on procedures, formats, and field-based issues for Assembly meeting discussions or online input opportunities. Other duties include approval of Assembly meeting minutes, conducting orientations and online discussions, and determining eligibility for courtesy resolutions.
To apply: 
  • Review the preview application.
  • Prepare your application responses in advance so that you can copy and paste them into the online application.
  • Complete the online application by 3:00 pm ET, May 18, 2020.