HCDE’s own Darlene Breaux, Director of the Research and Evaluation Institute defended her dissertation on election day. Her study focused on Teachers’ Perceptions Regarding Dyslexia Professional Development Training for Addressing the Social-Emotional Needs of Children with Dyslexia. Breaux is a lifetime educator whose career has been spent supporting students with special needs. Breaux shares that being an adult with dyslexia and the mother of a child with dyslexia is what fueled her passion for this work. Congratulations Dr. Breaux on a job well done.