Community Education and Dissemination Council (CEDC)

 

NEW on the CEDC Web Pages

 

6/29/2015

Community Based Literacy Options for Adults with IDD (OH UCEDD/LEND)

Dr. Tom Fish and his colleagues at The Ohio State University Nisonger Center recently received funding to further develop the Jot It Down writing club program. Jot It Down is a community-based writing club that grew out of our experience developing and disseminating the nationally recognized Next Chapter Book Club. Jot It Down (JID) focuses on creativity and self-expression, as opposed to traditional writing instruction.

 
 

5/21/2015

AUCD2015: Calling Awards Nominations

Deadline: September 11, 2015

Who do you know that deserves recognition? Nominate an outstanding individual, group, or program today for an AUCD award.

 
 
 

About CEDC

The AUCD Board of Directors has established a number of Councils and Committees that are made up of experts in the field to help the Board address emerging trends and issues, and to facilitate communication across and beyond the AUCD network.

The Community Education and Dissemination Council (CEDC) serves as a focus and forum for the identification and discussion of issues of community education and technical assistance, is a representative voice of community education interests and concerns within the AUCD network, influences the development and implementation of national community education policies and initiatives, and shares resources and exemplary community education programs developed and use by Centers across the nation.

 


 

A core function of University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDDs) is to offer community service activities that include community education and technical assistance for or with individuals with developmental disabilities, their family members, professionals, paraprofessionals, students and volunteers.

Mission
The Community Education and Dissemination Council was established to:

  • Serve as a focus and forum for the identification and discussion of issues of community education and technical assistance.
  • Function as a representative voice of community education interests and concerns within the UCEDD network.
  • Influence the development and implementation of national community education policies and initiatives.
  • Share resources and exemplary community education programs developed and used by UCEDDs across the nation.

Download the CEDC Fact Sheet here.

 

 
 

CEDC SharePoint Portal

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The Community Education and Dissemination Council (CEDC) SharePoint Portal is a password protected collaborative space.  An account is required to access the portal.