Spring MiDEC Nominations and Elections
Are you interested in expanding your role in Michigan Division of Early Childhood of the Council for Exceptional Children? Consider a position on the DEC Executive Board! Nominations are now being taken for the positions of Treasurer and President-Elect
· Treasurer is a two-year term. The treasurer is responsible for preparing an annual report of the financial status of MiDEC, authorizing and reimbursing all approved expenditures within 2 weeks of receipt of invoice, depositing funds and providing receipts, maintaining up to date ledgers and reporting the financial state of the Subdivision to the Board at every Board meeting.
· President – Elect serves in the following role for two years: serve in the place of the President with authority in case of absence or disability, be an ex officio member of all committees, attend Michigan CEC Board Meetings as a MiDEC representative OR ensure a consistent alternate attends, authorize expenditures and deposits into the MiDEC accounts if the Treasurer and President are unable to do so. The President-Elect then serves as President of the subdivision for two years. The President is the chief executive officer of the Subdivision. Duties include providing leadership to general policymaking and carrying out the directions of the membership, presiding over all meetings, representing the Subdivision in coordinating efforts with other agencies and other divisions, recommending chairpersons of committees, serving as an ex-offcio member of committees, submitting annual report to DEC and CEC. Following the term of President, this person would continue on the Executive Board as Past-President.
If you would like to nominate yourself for one of these positions, please email the following information to Noel Kelty by 4/20 at firstname.lastname@example.org
ü Position of Interest
ü Why you are interested in serving (60 words or less)
ü What qualities you have that will make you successful in the role (60 words or less)
MIDEC 2015 Spring Conference
May 1, 2015
Central Michigan University
For the MI DEC 2015 Conference!
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Before April 11, 2015:
Members conference rate - $50
conference rate - $70
Before and After April 11, 2015:
Students & Parents $25
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DEC New Recommended Practices!
On April 18th the DEC released the updated set of DEC Recommended Practices. The new set of Recommended Practices is comprised of 66 practices organized in eight topic areas. Click here to view the new Recommended Practices!