Annual Conference

71st Annual Florida CEC Conference 

October 14-16


Ponte Vedra, FL

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Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa

1000 PGA Tour Boulevard; Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082

Reserve online: Click HERE
Call 800-457-4653  
Mention "Florida Council for Exceptional Children Annual Conference" 

Call for Proposals 

Due June 15, 2018

Your conference planning team seeks presenters willing to share their PASSION for teaching and learning.

We ask presenters to excite conference attendees to dive in with the core messages of their work and accomplishments, to inspire attendees to utilize your knowledge and techniques in their work as educators, and to inspire them to consider this conference as the beginning of continued communication and collaboration.

Professional submission due no later than midnight on June 15, 2018.
Student, Chapter Showcases, Unit and Subdivision submissions are due September 15, 2018.

The Conference will continue the wave of exciting, collaborative efforts with school districts, universities, family organizations, and Florida Student CEC, celebrating our mutual commitment to children and youth with special needs.

Highlighted this year are six conference strands focusing on customizing learning opportunities across all educational settings:

Strand 1: School, District and State Administrative and Personnel Issues/Culture and Instructional Support

Strand 2: Instructional and behavior strategies for Students with Exceptionalities (Including Students with Gifts and Talents)

Strand 3: Culturally, Linguistically, and Socially Diverse Students with Exceptionalities

Strand 4: Family, School and Community Partnerships

Strand 5: Transition, Self­ Determination, Self­ Advocacy, College and Career, Yes I Can Award Winners

Strand 6: Social Emotional and School Based Mental Health Services