DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
SUPTS. MEMO NO. 215
October 5, 2007
Billy K. Cannaday, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
The Virginia Association for
Supervision and Curriculum Development (VASCD) extends an invitation to all division
superintendents, principals, assistant principals, and instructional leaders to
attend the 2007 Annual VASCD Conference entitled School Learning Communities:
Preparing for a Global Work Ethic that will be held November
28November 30, 2007, at the Williamsburg Marriott,
The pre-conference on November 28, 2007, will provide a workshop conducted by John Antonetti. Mr. Antonetti will address the eight qualities teachers can embed in student work to bring about higher levels of engagement.
Attendees will be provided opportunities on November
29, 2007, to hear comments from Alan November addressing Cultivating a
World-Class Work Ethic and
Anthony Mohammed There Is No Magic Dust: Building a Professional Learning Community
from the Ground Up. On November 30, 2007, attendees will hear Mike Schmokers presentation on The
The Williamsburg Marriott has reserved rooms for conference attendees at a discounted rate. To reserve a room, please contact the Williamsburg Marriott at (800) 442-3654/(757) 220-2500.
Online registration and downloadable registration forms are available on the VASCD Web site at