COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 37

March 15, 2002

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Jo Lynne DeMary

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Regulations Governing Career and Technical Education Adopted by Board of Education

 

The revised Regulations Governing Career and Technical Education were adopted by the Board of Education on November 27, 2001, and have been published for thirty days in the Virginia Register of Regulations. The effective date for the regulations was January 30, 2002. However, the date for implementation of the regulations will be July 1, 2002.

 

The regulations are posted on the Department of Educations Web page at http://www.pen.k12.va.us/VDOE/Instruction/CTE/regulations/. The department has prepared a detailed summary of the major changes in the regulations. The discussion of the changes and implications for school divisions and regional technical centers is located on the Web page listed above.

 

Please contact Dr. Neils Brooks (nbrooks@pen.k12.va.us), director, office of career and technical education services, at 804/225-2847, with any questions.

 

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