COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 69
March 29, 1996

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM:
 
William C. Bosher, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT:
 
July 15 - 19, 1996 Institute Implementing the Standards
of Learning in Your School Setting

 
  Enclosed is a brochure describing a professional development
  opportunity to be conducted by the University of Virginia
  Division of Continuing Education in Charlottesville on July
  15-19, 1996.  The Department is cooperating with the
  University to provide technical assistance to school divisions
  during the Institute.  This five day Institute will assist
  school leaders in planning for successful implementation of
  the Virginia Standards of Learning in English, history,
  mathematics, science, and technology.  It will provide an in-depth
  analysis of the Standards of Learning and a practical
  step-by-step process for aligning curriculum and instruction
  with the new standards.  Please distribute this information to
  persons in your division charged with planning for
  implementation of the Standards of Learning.
  
  If you need additional information, please contact Nancy
  Iverson or Martha Ann Toms at 1-800-871-8265 or 804-947-6699.
  
  WCBJr/eh
  Enclosure:   This memo and its attachment will be sent to
               the superintendent's office.