University’s Gamel-McCormick named president of AUCD The former CDS director will preside over an association that provides support and resources to more than 200 university centers seeking to empower people with disabilities.
Cynthia Primo Martin and Timothy Brooks honored by Del. ACLU The civil rights award conferred on Brooks, a CDS specialist, memorializes an ACLU president who fought successfully for equal access to free education.
Timothy Brooks receives the Gerald Kandler Award ACLU of Delaware recognized Timothy Brooks, a longtime board member and a CDS disability specialist, in memory of a former president who advocated for children with disabilities.
UD’s new institute is a gift to early childhood education in Delaware A News Journal editorial calls CDS’s childhood professional training program a “godsend,” because day care providers are inherently teachers, but are neglected in academic excellence programs.
UD to create center for childhood education The CDS institute will train early childhood professionals, many of whom are underqualified, according to CDS research, to successfully guide children through this crucial developmental stage.