This is the official website of DISES

Division of International Special Education and Services

The Division of International Special Education and Services (DISES), a division of the Council for Exceptional Children, promotes knowledge, exchange, collaboration, human rights and advocacy to those who provide services for individuals with disabilities.

DISES promotes international communication, cooperation, and progress in education and services for children who have disabilities and/or gifts and talents. DISES serves as a catalyst for the international exchange of special education practice, promotes international research, and sponsors forums for professional development, and establishes networks that foster international association.

You can visit the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) website here (

The International DISES Round Table 2015 has officially ended.  Thank you to our participants for sharing and allowing all of us to explore the challenges of working with vulnerable children in conflict areas.