Superintendent's Memo #187-10

State seal, Commonwealth of Virginia

Department of Education

August 6, 2010

TO: Division Superintendents

FROM: Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction

SUBJECT: Amendments Approved by United States Department of Education (USED) to Virginia’s Accountability Workbook Under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB)– July 29, 2010

Virginia received final approval on July 29, 2010, from USED for revisions to its NCLB Accountability Workbook. The workbook is posted on the Virginia Department of Education’s Web site at

The workbook reflects three amendment revisions for Virginia:

The attachment to this memo includes excerpts from the workbook in those sections with revisions for 2010-2011.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Diane Jay via e-mail at or by telephone at (804) 225-2905.



  1. Amendments Approved by USED to Virginia’s NCLB Accountability Workbook, July 29, 2010 (Word)