COMMONWEALTH of VIRGINIA
Department of Education
June 24, 2011
TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction
On June 23, 2011, the Virginia Board of Education accepted for first review proposed Guidelines for Local Textbook Approval. The Board is now seeking public comment on the proposed Guidelines, which may be viewed at http://www.doe.virginia.gov/boe/meetings/2011/06_jun/agenda_items/item_j.pdf.
Comments on the proposed Guidelines will be taken until August 1, 2011, and can be submitted via e-mail at Instruction@doe.virginia.gov. Comments may also be sent via mail or fax to:
Dr. Linda Wallinger
Assistant Superintendent for Instruction
Virginia Department of Education
P.O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218-2120
FAX: (804) 371-2350
The Department of Education requests that the information in this memorandum be shared with members of your education community and your local school board.
For additional information about the proposed Guidelines for Local Textbook Approval, please contact Dr. Linda Wallinger by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (804) 225-2034.