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Feb. 5–Feb. 8, 2020

CEC 2020

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  • Connect with other special educators
  • Access cutting-edge technology and resources

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Optional Workshops

Workshops are half-day (3 hour) or full-day (6 hour) workshops that provide an intensive, interactive experience for attendees on a particular topic.

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General Sessions

Randy Sprick, Ph.D.

Randy Sprick, Ph.D.

Director of Safe & Civil Schools

Second General Session
Thursday, February 6, 2020 | 8:00–9:00 a.m.

Expo Hall B, Oregon Convention Center

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Yes I Can

Yes I Can

Award Ceremony

Third General Session
Friday, February 7, 2020 |  8:00–9:00 a.m.

Expo Hall B, Oregon Convention Center

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Future Conventions

When and where will we be hosting future CEC Conventions?

2021

Baltimore, MD

CEC 2021 will take place on February 10-15, 2021

2022

Orlando, FL

CEC 2022 will take place on January 15-19, 2022

2023

Louisville, KY

CEC 2023 will take place on March 1-4, 2023

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Randy Sprick, Ph.D.

Randy Sprick, Ph.D. has worked as a paraprofessional, teacher, and teacher trainer at the elementary and secondary levels. Author of a number of widely read books on behavior and classroom management, Dr. Sprick is director of Safe & Civil Schools, a consulting company that provides inservice programs throughout the country. He and his trainers work with numerous large and small school districts on longitudinal projects to improve student behavior and motivation. Efficacy of that work is documented in peer-reviewed research, and Safe & Civil Schools materials are listed on the National Registry of EvidenceBased Programs and Practices (NREPP). Dr. Sprick was the recipient of the 2007 Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Wallin Lifetime Achievement Award.

Randy Sprick, Ph.D.

Randy Sprick, Ph.D. has worked as a paraprofessional, teacher, and teacher trainer at the elementary and secondary levels. Author of a number of widely read books on behavior and classroom management, Dr. Sprick is director of Safe & Civil Schools, a consulting company that provides inservice programs throughout the country. He and his trainers work with numerous large and small school districts on longitudinal projects to improve student behavior and motivation. Efficacy of that work is documented in peer-reviewed research, and Safe & Civil Schools materials are listed on the National Registry of EvidenceBased Programs and Practices (NREPP). Dr. Sprick was the recipient of the 2007 Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Wallin Lifetime Achievement Award.

Randy Sprick, Ph.D.

Randy Sprick, Ph.D. has worked as a paraprofessional, teacher, and teacher trainer at the elementary and secondary levels. Author of a number of widely read books on behavior and classroom management, Dr. Sprick is director of Safe & Civil Schools, a consulting company that provides inservice programs throughout the country. He and his trainers work with numerous large and small school districts on longitudinal projects to improve student behavior and motivation. Efficacy of that work is documented in peer-reviewed research, and Safe & Civil Schools materials are listed on the National Registry of EvidenceBased Programs and Practices (NREPP). Dr. Sprick was the recipient of the 2007 Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Wallin Lifetime Achievement Award.