VASCD actively promotes public policy that reflects best educational practice and addresses the needs of modern learners. If you would like to be a member of our public policy team, there are opportunities for you!  Contact Laurie McCullough at

Virginia General Assembly

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The General Assembly is not in session, but a committee of legislators is meeting this summer on the future of public education.  You can see their meeting schedule and agendas here.

If you would like to receive periodic updates on education policy in Virginia, including changes to the assessment and accountability systems, send an email with the subject line "POLICY UPDATES" TO

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VASCD’s Policy Priorities

VASCD's Policy Priorities are intended to communicate the types of decisions we believe advance our mission of excellence in teaching, learning, and leadership. These priorities guide our advocacy work with policymakers at the Board of Education, the Virginia General Assembly, and with our Congressional Delegation in Washington.

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