COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 22
January 26, 1996

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: William C. Bosher, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Fine Arts Leadership Conference

 
  The 1996 Virginia Fine Arts Leadership Conference will be
  held February 29, 1996 at the Cascades Meeting Center,
  Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia. 
  The theme of this year's conference is "Collaboration:  The
  Road to the Future."  The conference  will be  directed
  through three  conference thrusts:  1) vision and
  leadership, 2) emerging programs, and 3) strategies for
  success.  The purpose of the conference is to provide
  professional development for fine arts leaders so as to
  improve and strengthen programs in dance, music, theatre,
  and visual arts.  The conference is sponsored by the
  Virginia Fine Arts Leadership Coalition.
  
  Registration materials for the Virginia Fine Arts Leadership
  Conference are available from Lyn Tarabick, Executive
  Director of the Virginia Music Educators Association, at
  (804) 427-1570.  General information may be obtained from
  the Department of Education by contacting Cheryle C.
  Gardner, Principal Specialist of Fine Arts Education, at
  (804) 225-2881, or Theresa G. Bailey, Associate Specialist
  for Fine Arts Education, at (804) 786-8078.
  
  
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