COMMONWEALTH of VIRGINIA
Department of Education
November 19, 2013
FROM: Linda M. Wallinger, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction
On behalf of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, the Department of Education is pleased to announce the Summer Teacher Institute for Virginia school teachers K-12 to be offered July 13-18, 2014, at the Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center. Teachers may submit their applications and a letter of recommendation from their school or division administrator by March 3, 2014.
Program highlights include:
Teachers may be eligible to earn up to 35 professional development points. Lodging, meals, a transportation stipend, and materials are provided.
Applications must be submitted online, and a letter of recommendation from your school or division administrator must be included as an e-mail attachment to http://historyisfun.org/teacher-institute.cfm. Please submit applications by March 3, 2014. Applicants will be notified of their status by April 15, 2014.
For more information, please contact Susan Horne, outreach education supervisor, by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (757) 253-4822; or Betsy Barton, specialist for history and social science, by e-mail at Betsy.Barton@doe.virginia.gov or by telephone at (804) 225-3454.