About the American Academy of Special Education Professionals (AASEP)

Welcome to the American Academy of Special Education Professionals (AASEP). Take a moment to  learn about our goals, leadership, mission, and code of ethics. 

Overview of AASEP - Founded in 2004, the American Academy of Special Education Professionals (AASEP) is a professional organization for individuals who have dedicated themselves the enhancement of the academic, psychological, physical, and social needs of infants, toddlers, children, adolescents, and young adults receiving services for their special needs.  [more information]

Executive Directors - The Executive Directors of AASEP are Dr. Roger Pierangelo and Dr. George Giuliani. Their extensive backgrounds and accomplishments in special education can be found at on this page. [more information]

Mission Statement - The mission of the American Academy of Special Education Professionals (AASEP) is to establish a sense of community among special education professionals throughout the United States.  [more information]

Code of Ethics - The Code of Ethics of the American Academy of Special Education Professionals (AASEP) establishes principles and guidelines to enhance practice and inspire professional excellence. Members of AASEP must recognize a responsibility to children with special needs, their parents, the community, to other professionals, and to themselves.[more information].