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55th Annual Kentucky Exceptional Children's Conference

In-person Event
The Galt House Hotel
140 North 4th Street,
Louisville, KY 40202
November 21 – 23 2021
Add to Calendar 2021-11-21 00:00:00 2021-11-23 00:00:00 55th Annual Kentucky Exceptional Children's Conference The Galt House Hotel 140 North 4th Street Louisville, KY 40202 United States Council for Exceptional Children America/New_York public
Presented by Kentucky CEC
Carrie Bearden

Are you READY to get back to in-person networking and learning?  So are we!!

Join us for the 55th Annual Kentucky Exceptional Children's Conference!  We have amazing speakers who will engage you in high leverage practices so that you can take strategies and ideas back to your classroom immediately!

Sunday, November 21: 1:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Monday, November 22: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday, November 22: 8:30 am -11:45 am

2021 Conference Registration is Open! To Register: Click Here!



Conference Registration Rates

We accept Purchase Orders, checks, cash and credit cards! Those paying with personal checks are required to provide payment by November 1, 2021.


Conference Registration $125.00
One Day Registration  $90.00
Undergraduate University Student Registration $50.00
  • To register, click "Attendee Registration". Enter the Basic Account Details; the email address entered here will receive the invoice. Select the number and types of tickets and complete the information for each person who will attend the conference. An invoice will be processed and sent to the email address entered in the Basic Account Details so be sure to enter the email address of the person who will pay for the registration.
  • Group registrations are easy!
    • Each person must be registered individually with their email address to ensure communication about conference events.
    • You may register several people using one Purchase Order number or credit card.
  • You may pay by check, PO, cash, or credit card!
    • Credit Card uses will incur a 5% processing fee
  • Each participant will receive an email confirmation upon successful registration.
  • Make POs and checks to:
    Kentucky Council for Exceptional Children
    657 S. Hurstbourne Parkway, Suite 229
    Louisville, KY 40222

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel your registration, please email before November 1 to receive a refund. After November 1, no refunds will be made for cancellations. Substitutions are accepted and encouraged!


Conference Accessibility/ Special Accommodations

Special Accommodations will be available on request as indicated on your registration form.  Interpreting services will be provided as possible on request, for as many conference sessions as possible. If you request interpreting services, we will contact you to identify which workshop sessions you will attend. Interpreters will be assigned only to those workshop sessions for which a request has been made.

To ensure availability, please submit your request for all auxiliary aids no later than November 1st. We will endeavor to meet the needs of those making requests after November 1, but we cannot guarantee availability.

Reasonable Accommodation Requests Based on Disability:  As a sponsor, exhibitor, or registrant, if there is anything needed for a reasonable accommodation, please contact  We will acknowledge the request and respond regarding the need and accommodation being provided.

Environmental/Chemical Sensitivities:  For the safety and comfort of those with chemical and environmental sensitivities, please refrain from using any perfumed grooming products such as scented soaps, deodorants, perfumes, colognes, and heavily scented fabric softeners.


Reserve your room at the Galt House Hotel, Louisville's Landmark Luxury Hotel!

Special hotel rates are available at the Galt House until October 20, 2021. Rates in the SUITE and RIVUE Towers are $158 for a single/double room!  Overnight self-parking is $10 per day.

To get this special rate, reserve your room online, using this Passkey code.  You will be asked for a credit card to hold the room.  This process also works if you are using a PO; hold the room with your credit card and fax the PO within 2 weeks!

For additional questions, contact the Galt House Hotel at 1-800-626-1814 or 1-800-843-4258.

Reserve Your Room


Parking at the Galt House

For registrants who drive in each day, the Galt House parking is $10.00 with a parking pass.  Please pick up your parking pass at the Conference Registration Desk!


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