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the minnesota division

for early childhood

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The Minnesota Division for Early Childhood (MN DEC) is a statewide membership organization for those who work with or on behalf of young children with disabilities and other special needs.

Centers of Excellence for...

An initiative designed to regionalize professional development systems in Minnesota. Visit MNCOE website


Exciting news! Camille Catlett is the scheduled keynote speaker at the DEC ECSE Practitioners' Conference. See you on March 8 and 9, keep checking our new website for updates


Thank you to all who participated in MN DEC's 2017 Spring Practitioners' Conference! Check out the tweets and pictures on Facebook and Twitter

MN DEC Calendar of Events

Find upcoming events of interest to members involved in the MN DEC. View the Calendar​