COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P.O. BOX 2120
SUPTS. MEMO NO. 66
March 16, 2007
Billy K. Cannaday, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
From Vision to
The Department of Education is pleased to
announce the third annual From Vision to
Registration - The Office of Continuing and Professional Education at Virginia Tech will manage online registration. School divisions should designate one individual to register all divisionwide participants. A maximum of four participants from each division may be enrolled. The deadline for registration is June 1, 2007. If indicated on the registration form that additional staff are interested in attending the academy, the designee will be informed if space is available after June 5, 2007. Participants may register online for the academy at http://www.cpe.vt.edu/reg/vtop/. Attachment A contains the agenda for each day of the academy. Pre-registration is required for the all-day sessions on July 11, 2007.
Lodging - The cutoff date
for room reservations is June 22, 2007. A block of rooms has been reserved from July
9-11, 2007, at three hotels at the state rate of $81 per night (excluding taxes
and surcharges). Please reference Department of Education, From Vision to
For reservations at The
Holiday Inn Select Richmond-Koger South Conference
Center, call (888) 400-9714. Overflow lodging
has been arranged at: Sheraton Park South,(804)323-1144
and Amerisuites (planned name change to
Directions - Hotel directions may be found at:
Holiday Inn Select-Koger South Conference Center: http://www.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/sl/1/en/hotel/ricko/transportation;
Authorized Expenses - Lodging, parking, and travel costs are the responsibility of attendees; however, these expenses are authorized activities and may be charged to local Title I; Title II, Part A; Title III; and Title V, Part A, budgets. Materials, a continental breakfast, lunch, and breaks will be provided. Participants are asked to be present for all meal functions.
Cancellation If participants need to cancel their reservations, please contact the hotel directly, as well as Dawn Bradbury, the Virginia Tech registrar, no later than June 1, 2007, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (540)231-5182.
For questions, please contact Ann Sheehan, Title I specialist at Ann.Sheehan@doe.virginia.gov or (804)371-2932.