Benefits of EDC Membership

  • Access to the latest resources on the topic of educators with disabilities.
  • Networking with professionals, colleagues, university students, and who have disabilities or support those with whom they work.
  • A copy of EDC Dialogue, the EDC quarterly newsletter.
  • The opportunity to develop strategies with professionals around the country to recruit and retain of educators with disabilities in education.
  • The opportunity to be a mentor or mentee to other professionals with disabilities.

Get involved with EDC to increase support for yourself as well as support in your classroom.

Who Can Join EDC
Membership is open to members of the Council for Exceptional Children and includes persons with and without disabilities who are:

  • Enrolled in college or university teacher education programs.
  • Teachers and administrators at the national, state or local levels.
  • Technical assistance providers.
  • Researchers and advocates

All those persons who are interested in addressing topics related to the successful recruitment and retention of professionals with disabilities in educational professions are encouraged to join. There is no cost to join EDC.

How Do I Join EDC

  • Click on the application attached below.  We have provided the application as a Microsoft Word document and as a PDF document.
  • E-mail your completed application to


Marcie Povitsky,
Oct 13, 2010, 2:07 PM
Marcie Povitsky,
Oct 13, 2010, 2:07 PM