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Beverly Roberts Receives the NC DPI Office of Exceptional Children Impact Award

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Beverly Roberts Receives the NC DPI Office of Exceptional Children Impact Award
Published: May 17, 2023

The Exceptional Children's Assistance Center (ECAC) is proud to announce that Beverly Roberts is a recipient of the 2023 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction Office of Exceptional Children Impact Award.

Beverly has worked for ECAC for over twenty-five years. She currently services as the Family Engagement Coordinator as well as the North Carolina State Improvement Project (NCSIP) Coordinator. Beverly has positively impacted the lives of countless families throughout North Carolina with her thoughtful and caring nature and desire to help and make a difference. Through the years she has been involved in many community and statewide programs that provide support and information to families of children with disabilities. Beverly grew up in Wake Forest, NC, and is a graduate of North Carolina State University.

This was the first year presenting the Impact Award.  The criteria included:
  • partnered with NCSIP initiatives for an extended period of time
  • participated in content development of courses, supporting professional learning, resources, or documents
  • expanded NC SIP goals, partnerships, and/or support throughout the state and/or nation

About ECAC

Exceptional Children's Assistance Center (ECAC) is a private, nonprofit parent organization, committed to improving the lives and education of ALL children through a special emphasis on children with disabilities and special healthcare needs. ECAC affirms the right of all individuals, from all backgrounds and cultures, with or without disabilities, to an appropriate education and other needed services. ECAC seeks to make that right a reality by providing information, education, outreach, and support to and for families with children across the state of North Carolina.