COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

PRINS. MEMO NO. 5

January 29, 2002

ELEMENTARY / MIDDLE / SECONDARY

TO:

Principals, Assistant Principals, Lead Teachers, and Other Education Professionals

 

FROM:

Patricia I. Wright

Assistant Superintendent for Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Virginia Association of Elementary School Principals - Annual Assistant Principals/Lead Teachers Professional Development Conference

March 14-15,2002 - Williamsburg Lodge, Williamsburg, Virginia

 

The Virginia Association of Elementary School Principals (VAESP) and the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) are pleased to announce that the Annual Assistant Principals/Lead Teachers Professional Development Conference will be held March 14-15, 2002, at the Williamsburg Lodge. This conference is designed specifically for assistant principals and teachers who are responsible for providing leadership. The theme for this conference is "Leaders for Today and Tomorrow".

 

The keynote speaker will be Dr. Lorraine Monroe. Dr. Monroe, Founder and Executive Director of the School Leadership Academy, was the founding principal of the renowned Frederick Douglass Academy in Central Harlem and is on leave from Bank Street College of Education. Dr. Monroe taught graduate courses and founded and directed the Center for Minority Achievement at Bank Street College.

 

Concurrent sessions, which will be conducted by practitioners and VDOE staff members, include the following: Standards of Learning, testing, evaluation, VDOE updates, leadership, special education law, curriculum and instruction.

 

As we continue to provide the best possible professional development opportunities for principals and teachers of Virginia, we hope that you will join us in Williamsburg on March 14-15, 2002, for this outstanding conference.

 

If you have questions about the conference or need additional information, please call VAESP at (804) 355-2791, fax (804) 355-1196, or e-mail vaesp@earthlink.net.

 

Thank each of you for all of the work you do for the children of the commonwealth.

 

PIW/eh

Attachments

http://www.pen.k12.va.us/administrators/principals_memos/2002/ems005a.pdf

http://www.pen.k12.va.us/administrators/principals_memos/2002/ems005b.pdf