DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
SUPTS. MEMO NO. 91
April 27, 2007
Billy K. Cannaday, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
As part of the
Virginia Department of Educations ongoing effort to assist school divisions in
meeting the parental participation requirements for Title III, Part A, Language
Instruction for Limited English Proficient and Immigrant Students, under the No
Child Left Behind Act of 2001, a summer professional development academy
for Title III coordinators or their designees will be offered. The two-day academy entitled Parents as
Educational Partners (PEP): School Related Curriculum for Language Minority
Parents will be offered on July 25-26, 2007, at the Holiday Inn Select in
lunch, and breaks will be provided.
Travel will be reimbursed at the state rate. For those requiring
lodging, a block of overnight rooms at the state rate has been reserved. Hotel
rooms will be direct billed. Please
contact the Holiday Inn Select directly at (540)786-8321 to make the reservations and refer to
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Stacy Freeman, ESL specialist, at (804) 371-0771, or at Stacy.Freeman@doe.virginia.gov.