COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 118
June 21, 1996

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: William C. Bosher, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: The Revised Virginia Plan for the Gifted

 
Enclosed is a revised copy of the Virginia Plan for the Gifted. 
This document has been updated to serve as a technical assistance
guide for your staff in the interpretation of the regulations and
for the delivery of program services for gifted students in your
locality. The completed document was revised with the assistance
of the Virginia Advisory Committee for Gifted Education,
representing public and private school educational professionals,
higher education faculty, parents, and members of the business
community.  

Under separate cover, a copy of this document will be mailed to
your gifted program administrator. Additional copies of the
Virginia Plan for the Gifted can be obtained by contacting Joy L.
Baytops, Specialist, Programs for the Gifted at (804) 371-7419.


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Enclosure:     This memo and its attachment will be sent to the
               superintendent's office.

c:  Gifted Program Administrators