DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
SUPTS. MEMO NO. 230
October 20, 2006
Billy K. Cannaday, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
1607, the very essence of modern
November 9, 2006, from 1 p.m. 2 p.m., students from all 50 states and across
the globe will gather online and in person to participate in the educational
one-hour program will be hosted by Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) senior
correspondent Gwen Ifill, and will deliver key historic information on the
founding and significance of
You may register your class and/or school now at www.jamestownjourney.org. Technical instructions for joining the Web cast are provided on the Web site. Permission is given for schools and divisions to show the Web cast through a school-based cable TV system connected to the Internet.
2007 has teamed up with TIME for Kids to create a teacher resource guide
For additional information, please contact Betsy Barton, specialist for history and social science, via e-mail at Betsy.Barton@doe.virginia.gov or telephone at (804) 225-3454.