DCCC Welcomes Byrd as Curriculum Development Specialist

Michelle Byrd

April 24, 2013 – The Department of Foundational Studies and Academic Support at Davidson County Community College recently hired Michelle A. Byrd as the curriculum development specialist.

In her position, Byrd is responsible for collaborating with instructional personnel in development, implementation, and evaluation of contextualized curriculum.

“My primary role as the curriculum development specialist is to assess how effectively the curriculum meets the needs of the students,” says Byrd. “As George Washington Carver once said, ‘When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.’”

Byrd received a Bachelor of Arts in psychology with a minor in biology from Winston-Salem State University and a Master of Science in educational psychology from Capella University.

Founded in 1963, Davidson County Community College is noted for its quality educational programs and services. As one of 58 institutions within the North Carolina Community College System, DCCC offers studies in more than 50 degree programs. A fully-accredited, multi-campus college, DCCC celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. It is committed to developing minds, inspiring imaginations, and preparing students for enhanced career and educational opportunities within a changing global environment. Visit Davidson County Community College on the Web at davidsonccc.edu