Welcome to The Council on Education of the Deaf

The Council on Education of the Deaf (CED) is an organization sponsored by seven major national organizations dedicated to quality education for all deaf and hard of hearing students. CED promulgates nationally recognized standards for teachers of deaf and hard of hearing students in all educational settings, accredits university programs preparing teachers of deaf and hard-of-hearing students, and collaborates with a variety of other related organizations through several national committees and workgroups.


Position: Executive Director

Reports to: CED Board of Directors

The Executive Director serves as both the chief executive and chief operating officer of the Council on Education of the Deaf (CED). The primary role of the Executive Director is to provide leadership to the organization and to administer and manage the Accreditation, Certification and all other programs established and operated by CED in accordance with policies and procedures established by the Board of Directors.


  1. Master’s degree in Deaf Education (preferred) or related fields.
  2. At least 3 years of experience as a teacher of deaf/hard-of-hearing students (preferred) or as a related service

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Promoting excellence in educating the deaf