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Welcome to DR

The CEC Division for Research (CEC-DR) is a division of The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) devoted to the advancement of research related to the education of individuals with disabilities and/or who are gifted. The goals of CEC-DR include the promotion of equal partnership with practitioners in designing, conducting and interpreting research in special education.

President's Message - Winter 2015

Advancing Research for All

David E. Houchins, Georgia State University

Organizing the process to develop the Division for Researchs Institute of Education Science (IES) 19-page feedback letter unexpectedly evolved into one of the most intellectually stimulating tasks I have had in a while. Over 70 national special education leaders and numerous special education related organizations were contacted to provide input on our past and en... [Click here to read the full message]



DR News

2015 Research Awards Announced

DR is pleased to announce recipients of our 2015 research awards, to be presented April 10, 2015 at the DR Business Meeting and Reception during the CEC Convention and Expo in San Diego, CA. Congratulations to this year's recipients.

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2015 Convention Highlights

Check out some of the DR events at the April 8-11, 2015 in San Diego, including meetings, sessions and the DR Awards Reception.

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