COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P.O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO NO. 64
April 11, 2003
Jo Lynne DeMary
Superintendent of Public Instruction
Public Hearing for Science Curriculum Framework
The Virginia Board of Education will hold two public hearings to solicit comment on the draft of the 2003 Science Standards of Learning Curriculum Framework. The public hearings will take place on April 29, 2003, and will be held at the following locations:
Room B in the General Assembly Building
Time: Immediately following the adjournment of the State Board of Education business meeting, which begins at 1:00 p.m., registration of speakers will begin at 12:30 p.m.
Rural Retreat High School Auditorium
Wythe County Public Schools
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
Phone: (276) 686-4143
Time: 7:00 p.m., registration of speakers will begin at 6:30 p.m.
Directions to these locations may be found on the Department of Educations website, http://www.pen.k12.va.us/VDOE/meetings.html.
Speakers will have three minutes to speak and should bring copies of their comments for the board. Comments may be sent via mail, fax, or e-mail until April 28, 2003, to Eric Rhoades, science specialist, Department of Education, P.O. Box 2120, Richmond, VA 23218-2120; fax: (804) 786-1597; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you need additional information about the draft of the 2003 Science Standards of Learning Curriculum Framework, please contact James C. Firebaugh, (mailto:email@example.com), director, office of middle instructional services, at (804) 225-2651; or Eric Rhoades (mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org), science specialist, office of secondary instructional services, at (804) 225-2676.