Special and Gifted Education Topics

CEC’s Special Education Topics are a comprehensive resource for special educators and others who work with children and youth with disabilities and/or gifts and talents. It includes information about the different exceptionality areas; international special education; hot topics in special education; and professional practice topics such as assessment, evidence-based practices, and inclusion. 


Hot Topics

The latest news on hot topics in special and gifted education. 


Exceptional Learners

View a list of disability terms and definitions for exceptionalities.