Premier Membership

Our most comprehensive level provides a full complement of outstanding benefits that anyone involved in special education will find indispensable:

    Articles and research to broaden your knowledge. The award-winning publication, TEACHING Exceptional Children, and our journal, Exceptional Children, delivered in both print and online versions.
    News and information to keep you current. Timely newsletters and communications including Special Education Today, Policy Insider, Ideas in Practice, and CEC Leadership Briefing.
    Open discourse to stimulate your thinking. CECommunity access, offering unrestricted contact with any and all CEC communities.
    Discounts to save you money. Significant savings on continuing education programs, discounts on books and resources, and preferred member pricing on insurance programs.
    Protection for your professional practice. All Premier Members automatically receive $250,000 of professional liability insurance, with no increase to their dues.
    Connections to expand your relationships. Participation in a choice of CEC Special Interest Divisions and state/provincial unit membership.
    Paths to advance your career. Access to the CEC Career Center.

    Best of all, Premier Membership includes a number of benefits never before offered: our new monthly Special Education Today newsletter, access to two recorded CEC webinars, one e-book from CEC’s bookstore, and membership in one Special Interest Division (additional charge applies for division dues over $35).

    The premier membership carries a value of over $455, but your investment is only $205! That's a savings of over $255!

    Are you a student looking to join CEC? You receive a special student discount of 20% off any individual membership! Students must be enrolled full or part-time in a matriculating program by an accredited college or university. Students are eligible for the discount for a maximum of 6 cumulative years.  For verification the following information is required at the time you join or renew – University Name, Expected Graduation Date and Degree Program.

    International Developing Countries — Individuals residing Low-income economies and Lower-middle-income economies as identified by the World Bank Modelmay join CEC at the Full Membership option for only $50Your mailing address must be in a developing country. Otherwise, you will be charged the regular Full Member rate of $115.