Congratulations to Dr. Morgan Chitiyo, Department Chair for the SES department, for being selected to serve as the new editor for the Journal of International Special Needs Education (JISNE). JISNE is the flagship journal of the Council of Exceptional Children’s Division of International Special Education and Services and focuses on issues concerning disability and the […]

A champion of students with
severe disabilities, Dr. Diane Ryndak has spent her career helping schools bring special-education students into the spaces where they can thrive […]

Congratulations to Susan Strong, Specialized Education Services (SES) alumna, on receiving the Beginning Teacher of the Year Award for Montgomery County Schools! Susan earned her B.S. in Special Education from UNCG in 2020. She is a special education teacher at Green Ridge Elementary School in Montgomery County, North Carolina. In this role, she teaches students […]

Dr. Jonathan Henner, assistant professor in the Professions in Deafness (PID) program in the Department of Specialized Education Services (SES), has published a new book titled Discussing Bilingualism in Deaf Children: Essays in Honor of Robert Hoffmeister, available April 1, 2021. Dr. Henner is an alumnus of Boston University’s Wheelock College of Education & Human […]

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Christie Cavanaugh, who has been selected by the University of North Carolina System as one of eight Literacy Fellows as part of the UNC System Literacy Framework Development Initiative. Dr. Cavanaugh is a Clinical Associate Professor in the UNC Greensboro School of Education Department of Specialized Education Services (SES). […]