FLOYD APPOINTED PUBLICAIONS COMMITTEE CHAIR FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION

Dr. Loury Ollison Floyd, associate professor and assistant dean for teacher education in the School of Education at North Carolina A&T State University, has been appointed publications committee chair for the Division for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Exceptional Learners, which is one of the special interest groups of the Council for Exceptional Children.

CEC is the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, including students with disabilities and those identified as gifted.  DDEL advances educational opportunities for culturally and linguistically diverse learners with disabilities and/or gifts and talents, their families, and the professionals who serve them.  It is the only professional organization dedicated exclusively to the concerns of culturally and linguistically diverse exceptional learners.