Tag Archive: State School Board

Jul 26

Virginia State Board of Education Meeting – July 25, 2013

The Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Education met on Wednesday, July 25, 2013. Several items under the Action/Discussion categories followed by reports were reviewed publicly by the Board. The following are items of interest for VASSP members: Agenda Item B: Final Review of Proposed Growth Indicators in Response to the 2013 Acts of Assembly Since …

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Apr 29

STEM Academies Increase in Virginia High Schools

The State Board of Education took action March 26, 2012 on four requests for new STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Academies to be located at Virginia high schools. These academies, when all are finally approved this spring, will bring the total of these learning opportunities to fourteen across the Commonwealth. There are currently Governor’s  STEM academies in …

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