Governor's Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens | News | Date Posted: Thursday, October 15, 2020
Latest GACEC Newsletter Kayla Kosmalski, a Middletown teenager was featured on Good Morning America and on the Today Show. Why? Kayla is a student with Down Syndrome that made the Middletown Junior High School Cheerleading Squad. Today with Hoda and Jenna – https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1042082616221195 For additional information on GACEC visit our website .
Governor's Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens | News | Date Posted: Monday, October 12, 2020
In the past, people with disabilities of all ages were shut away and ignored, cast off by families and society, or ridiculed because of their differences. Thankfully that is continuing to change due in part to significant changes in governing law. The Americans with Disabilities Act or ADA is thirty years old this year. It […]
Governor's Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 6, 2020
October is Delaware Disability History and Awareness Month (DHAM). You may access information on DHAM on the GACEC website. Individuals with disabilities have played a vital role in influencing our nation’s history. It is essential that we develop a spirit of acceptance of all people, in our students, particularly our young children. Governor Markell signed […]
Governor's Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens | News | Date Posted: Monday, July 27, 2020
Wendy Strauss, the Director of the Governor’s Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens was interviewed by WBOC’s Lisa Bryant about the ADA and the revived State Transition website www.deldhub.com for students with disabilities and their parents and teachers. Link to the interview https://youtu.be/1MuM2V7QiyY Delaware Disability Hub website: www.deldhub.com Learn more about the GACEC here.
Governor's Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 15, 2020
DelAWARE DisABILITY HUB www.deldhub.com DOVER, DE- The Governor’s Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens (GACEC), a small state agency, in the Anniversary month of the ADA or Americans With Disabilities Act, launched the Delaware Disability Hub transition website www.deldhub.com. This transition website for people with disabilities in the state and across the nation, helps youth, young […]