Partnering with Principals and Teacher Leaders:  Mathematics Leadership Institute

September 29-30 and December 10, 2015

​This three-day institute is designed to help elementary and middle school principals  and teacher leaders support systemic high-quality mathematics learning throughout their schools.


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VASCD’s Southwest Virginia Conference

October 7, 2015; Abingdon

​Our conference is themed Encouraging Student Voice and Choice. The day will begin with keynoter Allison Zmuda, author of Learning Personalized. Participants will also choose from outstanding concurrent sessions and have opportunities to visit with exhibitors. Come join us in beautiful Abingdon!

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Alternative Assessment Summit

October 5-6, 2015, The Hotel Roanoke

VASCD is co-sponsoring the Summit with VASS (The Virginia Association of School Superintendents), VDOE (The Virginia Department of Education) and VSUP (The Virginia School University Partnership). We encourage our members to attend.

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Teaching, Learning and Poverty

Sept. 22 at Shenandoah University and Oct. 28 at Longwood University

​Teaching, Learning and Poverty: Meeting the Needs of a New Demographic is a multi-session institute intended to deepen educators' understanding of the inequities and challenges of children and families living in poverty, and to help schools respond with actions that have positive effects.

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Workshops for Instructional Coaches and Teacher Leaders

October 13 at Shenandoah University and November 10 at Blue Ridge Community College

Learn models and strategies for successfully engaging colleagues in continuous improvement of teaching practice.

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Annual Conference 2015

Dec. 2-4, 2015, Williamsburg

​VASCD's 2015 Annual Conference, themed Deeper Learning, features nationally-known keynoters and innovative Virginia educators sharing their practices. Exhibitors will showcase programs and products, and there will be opportunities to connect and reconnect with colleagues from throughout the Commonwealth. Join us December 2-4 in Williamsburg!

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Sue Brookhart Webinars (recorded)

Recordings of February webinars

Sue Brookhart, author of the ASCD books How to Design Questions and Tasks to Assess Student Thinking and How to Create and Use Rubrics for Formative Assessment and Grading, presented two informative webinars for Virginia educators in February.  Access to the recorded webinars is available through May 2015.

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