Virginia Department of Education
Supporting Healthy Schools
2020 General Assembly
VDOE tracks and reports on proposed legislation, bills and resolutions of interest to school superintendents and division personnel. The history of any bill or resolution, all amendments, and the text of the legislation are available through weekly legislative tracking reports during the session.
Black History Month
As our nation observes Black History Month, the VDOE is pleased to provide school divisions and communities with Black History Month resources to honor African Americans and celebrate their achievements and contributions to America. Refer to Superintendent’s Memo #020-20-This is a Word document. for classroom resources that support instruction in this area.
Virginia is for Learners
Virginia is for Learners keeps parents, educators and all Virginians informed about and involved in changes to Virginia’s public education system that produce better-prepared students, a stronger workforce and a healthier economy in every corner of the state. This statewide initiative will connect every student with the knowledge, skills and real-world experience necessary to thrive in the economy of the future.
School Quality Profiles
Virginia’s School Quality Profiles provide information about accreditation, student achievement, college and career readiness, program completion, school safety, teacher quality and other topics of interest to parents and the general public. School Quality Profile reports are available for schools, school divisions and for the commonwealth.
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News & Announcements
- February 26, 2020 – State Superintendent Invites Schools to Participate in 2020 Census in Schools Week-This is a Word document.
- February 20, 2020 – State Superintendent Lane Calls Summit on Literacy and Reading Achievement-This is a Word document.
- February 17, 2020 – Governor Northam Announces $1.3 Million in Grants to Advance Computer Science Education in Virginia Schools
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