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Message from the President

July 19, 2022
It is an honor to serve as president of the TN Council for Exceptional Children for the next two years. We live in unprecedented times and are sad to cancel our in-person conference this fall. We are, however, excited to announce that we will be providing virtual professional development opportunities featuring parents and teachers of children with special needs as well as faculty of pre-service special education candidates. It is a unique opportunity to gather virtually as advocates of children with exceptionalities and we hope you will find the resources provided to be helpful in these challenging times. Read more >

TN CEC Response to Covid-19

February 24, 2021

Dear TN CEC Membership, 

We want you to know that we are here to support you. As the leading voice for special and gifted education in the state of Tennessee, we set the standard for high quality...

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Parents: Supporting Learning During the COVID-19 Pandemic

October 10, 2020
New from IRIS, a free module for parents supporting their children’s learning during COVID-19 under a variety of circumstances. Practical and easy-to-understand, this resource is designed to offer parents tips and tools they can use in day-to-day learning activities right away. Including information on behavior and emotional support, as well as resources for kids with disabilities. Read more >

Job Announcement

March 10, 2020
Complete position summary (job description, qualifications, and application procedure) available at Applicants will be required to apply online and must electronically upload required information. Screening of applications begins June 22, 2020; open until filled. Tennessee Tech University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, sex, disability, age (40 and over), status as a protected veteran, genetic information or any other category protected by federal or state law. Inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies should be directed to Read more >
Last Updated:  10 March, 2021

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