COMMONWEALTH of VIRGINIA
Department of Education
October 24, 2014
TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Steven R. Staples, Superintendent of Public Instruction
I am pleased to announce that the Commission on Civics Education is hosting a one-day Civics Summit for division personnel and teachers who work with students in Civics and Economics, and Virginia and United States Government.
The objectives of the Summit are to:
The date and location for the Summit are as follows:
Thursday, November 13, 2014
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
House Room 3
1000 Bank Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219
The Civics Summit will accommodate 150 participants. School divisions are invited to send teachers and/or division personnel. The Civics Summit will provide parking, lunch, and material for participants. Registration will be conducted on a first-come, first-serve basis until November 7, 2014, and can be completed online at http://apps.senate.virginia.gov/civicsSummit/CS2014registration
If you need additional information about the Civics Summit, please contact Scott Maddrea, Deputy Clerk – Committee Operations, Office of the Clerk of the House of Delegates, by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (804) 698-1545; or Christonya Brown, history and social science coordinator, Office of Humanities and Early Childhood, by e-mail at Christonya.Brown@doe.virginia.gov or by telephone at (804) 225-2893.