COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 222

September 12, 2008

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Billy K. Cannaday, Jr.

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Registration for the Statewide Dropout Prevention Summit

Learning, Working, and Living: Keeping Promises to our Youth

 

As referenced in the Superintendent's Memo No. 182 dated August 15, 2008, the statewide Dropout Prevention Summit is scheduled for Tuesday, October 28, 2008, at the Holiday Inn Select Koger Center, Richmond, Virginia. The purpose of this memo is to provide the registration information for this summit. The link for the online registration is http://www.eventbrite.com/event/164854083.

 

The agenda for the summit has been divided into four strands with three sessions per strand:

 

 

 

 

 

Each participant has an opportunity to attend three separate sessions during the summit. There will also be a keynote address by a nationally known speaker and an afternoon panel discussion with representatives from state and local government, the juvenile court system, and service and business sectors.

 

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Vivian Stith-Williams at 804-225-4543 or by e-mail at Vivian.Stith-Williams@doe.virginia.gov.

 

 

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