COMMONWEALTH of VIRGINIA
Department of Education
January 15, 2010
TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction
Attached is the form for requesting approval for new Career and Technical Education programs and/or courses. When completing this form, you must refer to the Administrative Planning Guide at http://www.cteresource.org/apg/ to use correct titles and course codes, as well as other pertinent information. NOTE: This form will be available online after the redesigned Virginia Department of Education website goes live within the next several weeks.
The list of local school division assignments is attached. These forms are due prior to implementation of the program and/or course in your local school program of study. These forms may be submitted at any time of the year, but must be approved prior to including any budget items in your Career and Technical Education Local Plan and Budget Application.
This form must be submitted to the CTE Cluster Coordinator assigned to your school division. If you have questions or need additional information, please contact either Anne Rowe, CTE cluster coordinator, at Anne.Rowe@doe.virginia.gov or at (804) 225-2838; or George Willcox, CTE cluster coordinator, at George.Willcox@doe.virginia.gov or at (804) 225-2839.