Welcome, Virginia Paraeducators/Professionals

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The Virginia Department of Education is offering the first 5,000 paraeducators in Virginia a free membership with the Council for Exceptional Children. This offer includes access to information specifically for paraeducators, such as:

- Free registration to CEC’s High Leverage Practices for Paraeducators program;
- Free registration to the CEC 2024 Convention & Expo (virtual and in-person);
- Enrollment in online community of paraeducators dedicated to collaboration;
- Access to on-demand learning opportunities to help broaden their knowledge;
- Subscription to journals to help support current practices and trends, and much more.

Do you know a paraeducator that needs additional training and support?

If so, please share this link with them :   CEC: Paraeducators information

CEC looks forward to supporting you and your paraeducator colleagues. If you need anything, contact CEC Member Services for assistance.