TRANSFORMING SPECIAL EDUCATION: Mayor Fenty, DCPS Chancellor Michelle Rhee and Deputy Chancellor of Special Education Dr. Richard Nyankori unveil plans to improve facilities and programming for DC special education students with the greatest need. At a press conference 7/1/10 at DCPS headquarters, Fenty, Rhee and Nyankori announced plans to engage parents and special education stakeholders through a series of meetings and simultaneously issue a Request for Proposal to consider six options that will improve the quality of education for DC's most vulnerable students.