COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 181

August 31, 2007

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Billy K. Cannaday, Jr.

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Reading and Algebra I Online Tutorials Regional Training Opportunities

 

The Virginia Department of Education will sponsor six half-day training workshops related to the Reading and Algebra I Online Tutorials. The workshops will focus on people who have administrative responsibilities for the tutorials or are tutorial users.

 

Five regional workshops will be held as follows:

    October 2, 2007 - Fort Chiswell High School, Wythe County Public Schools, Fort Chiswell

    October 3, 2007 - William Fleming High School, Lawson Hall, Roanoke City Public Schools, Roanoke

    October 9, 2007 - Varina High School, Henrico County Public Schools, Richmond

    October 16, 2007 - Wilson High School, Portsmouth City Public Schools, Portsmouth

    October 16, 2007 - Oakton High School, Fairfax County Public Schools, Vienna

 

All professional development opportunities will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 12 noon.

 

Workshop space is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. A registration form is attached and must be completed for each participant. Incomplete registration forms will not be considered.

 

For additional information, please contact Tracy Fair Robertson, English coordinator, Office of Middle and High School Instruction, by e-mail at Tracy.Robertson@doe.virginia.gov or by telephone at (804) 371-7585 or Deborah Kiger Bliss, mathematics coordinator, Office of Middle and High School Instruction, by e-mail at Deborah.Bliss@doe.virginia.gov or by telephone at (804) 786-6418.

 

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