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MCEC Conference: Innovations in Special Education

Massachusetts Council for Exceptional Children

Friday, November 16, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

MCEC Conference: Innovations in Special Education

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Student Member Rate
You must be a member of MCEC and show a valid student ID at registration table on the day of the conference.
2d 1h 30m $99.00 $0.00
MCEC Member Rate   more info 2d 1h 30m $179.00 $0.00
Non-Member Rate (or join MCEC & save $10!)   more info 2d 13h 30m $269.00 $0.00

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Innovations in Special Education, our 2018 Conference, will be a one-day event that provides professional development and dissemination of research to practice innovations. Professionals in special education and related fields are all invited to learn and connect with each other through discussion of key topics in our work. 

NEW! Volunteer & save $50 off the member or non-member rate. Volunteer commitments are for 3 hours! 

Your conference registration includes continental breakfast, a seated lunch, and afternoon refreshments.  Check out some highlights of the schedule: 

  • Our keynote address, "Adaptive Design: Nurturing Individual Achievement and Social Evolution," will be delivered by Alex Truesdell, recipient of the MacArthur Genius Award, and founder of Adaptive Design, Inc. 

  • The conference will include a Presidential session featuring professional artist and autistic self-advocate John M. Williams who will deliver a talk entitled,  "Exploring & Understanding the World: The Role of Art in My Life," along with an art exhibition featuring his works.  

  • We're thrilled to welcome the LesleySTEAM Learning Lab team and colleagues for a MakerSpace Lab! Drop by between 12-3 and experience a playground of inclusive maker activities. Multiple stations will provide hands-on opportunities to explore a constellation of maker activities designed to support the diverse learning needs of all students, across multiple content areas and grade levels. 

  • We will also hold an awards ceremony for inaugural MCEC awards!

The schedule is available on our website: 

 See you on November 16! 

Have questions about MCEC Conference: Innovations in Special Education ? Contact Massachusetts Council for Exceptional Children

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Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center
181 Boston Post Road West
Marlborough, MA 01752

Friday, November 16, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

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Massachusetts Council for Exceptional Children

The Massachusetts Council for Exceptional Children (MCEC) is a state chapter of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), the largest international professional organization of educators dedicated to advancing the field of special education. We accomplish our mission through advocacy, standards, and professional development. Our members include special education professionals, self-advocates, higher education faculty in special education or related fields, administrators, general educators, and students preparing for careers in the field of education.

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