News & Updates

VirginiaASCD invites proposals for presentations at the 2014 Annual Conference.

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Visit VASCD's Strategic Plan

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VASCD will present our annual awards to Virginia educators on December 4, 2014. Nominations are due by Sept. 30.
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VASCD Speaks

Daryl Goes to Hollywood

​Daryl Chesley, VaASCD President, describes his recent experience at ASCD's Annual Conference. Daryl provides a ringing endorsement of a great professional learning experience, and doesn't even mention that there was an earthquake during his time in LA OR that his flight was canceled coming home! 

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Virginia ASCD Online Resources


Read past issues of Virginia Educational Leadership and our quarterly newsletter. Materials from recent conferences and institutes are also found here.

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Virginia Educational Leadership Journal is published exclusively online. This peer-reviewed journal highlights some of the best innovative and scholarly work being done by Virginia educators.

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Legislative Updates

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Welcome to Virginia ASCD

Advancing Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Leading

Virginia ASCD, an affiliate of ASCD, is a membership organization dedicated to advancing excellence in Virginia's schools. We are teachers, superintendents, university professors, building leaders, teacher education students, and central office leaders. We represent a variety of roles, but we share a single purpose- ensuring a world-class education for every Virginia student.

Each year, VASCD sponsors several one-day Professional Development Institutes and two conferences, which provide outstanding professional learning opportunities for Virginia educators. Through our influence work, we promote education policy that is driven by what we know about teaching and learning. Our publications not only keep members informed, but also provide access to scholarly work being done by Virginia educators. 

Upcoming Events

Fair Isn’t Always Equal

September 12, 2014, Richmond

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Rick Wormeli offers the latest research combined with common sense thinking to help teachers make sense of assessment and grading practices in today's differentiated classrooms. Join Rick and your Virginia colleagues in a professional development and networking opportunity.

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