Student Recognized for Outstanding Achievement

Arlington, Va., February 24, 2017 – Luqman Swinney has been recognized with a national 2017 Yes I Can Award Nomination by the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) as part of its annual convention on April 21 in Boston.

The Yes I Can Awards program recognizes the accomplishments of 12 students with exceptionalities in six categories: academics, arts, school and community activities, self-advocacy, technology, and transition from school to adult life. This year 68 impressive submissions were received for review.

Luqman Swinney from in Kansas City, Mo. was nominated by Vicki Asher and is being recognized for his outstanding achievement in Academics. CEC would like to thank Vicki for her submission and congratulate Luqman on his amazing accomplishments.

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is a professional association of educators dedicated to advancing the success of children with exceptionalities. CEC accomplishes its mission through advocacy, standards and professional development.

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