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KDEC accepting nominations for five special awards

The Kansas Division for Early Childhood is seeking nominations for five special awards. 

KDEC promotes the education of young children with exceptional needs and encourages professional growth and research as a means of better understanding the unique needs related to young exceptional children. 

The KDEC Awards Committee is accepting nominations from the field to recognize individuals who have made important contributions to the field of early childhood special education/early intervention. 

The five categories are: 

  • Outstanding student 

  • Direct service provider 

  • Distinguished service provider 

  • Award of excellence 

  • Outstanding contributor 

To view information about the nomination criteria, visit https://docs.google.com/document/d/1wRdmOkXzfAIAvwQ3QGfEpM9MQOoOoRdD/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=107466868478079150175&rtpof=true&sd=true

Childhood professionals and individuals, including parents, legislators, physicians, educators or others who have made a significant contribution in any area dealing with exceptional young children and their families, can be nominated. 

To nominate someone, visit https://forms.gle/iW45asPqYyeYgNar8

For additional information, contact KDEC at deckansas@gmail.com

Posted: Dec 8, 2022,
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Author: Ann Bush

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