Appointment/Election: Jenna Weglarz-Ward

Jenna Weglarz-Ward (Early Childhood, Multilingual, and Special Education) has been elected vice president of the Division for Early Childhood (DEC) of the Council for Exceptional Children. This international professional organization supports policy, research, and practices for children 0-8 years old with disabilities and their families. She will begin her four-year term with the DEC executive board in July and serve as president in 2023.

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