Tag: Professional Achievement

Virginia Principal Is Excellence In Education Award Recipient

Congratulations are in order for Mrs. Carolyn Bernard, principal at Grassfield High School, Chesapeake City School Division, as the recipient of the Advanced Ed Virginia Excellence in Education Award.  Carolyn’s career in education started as a classroom teacher and over a 41 year span, culminated in her current position as high school principal.  Carolyn Bernard has …

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Digital Principal Award from NASSP

NASSP has just released information regarding the initiation of the Digital Principal Award, a new awards program that recognizes principals who model effective technology leadership. This award, according to Bob Farrace, NASSP senior director of communications and development, “is an opportunity to honor principals who exhibit bold, creative leadership in their drive to harness the …

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Javaid Siddiqi Appointed Deputy Secretary for Education

Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell announced October 21,2011 that Javaid Saddiqi, Principal at Robious Middle School had been appointed as Deputy Secretary of Education for the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Javid, a member of VASSP, will assume his new duties in November.  Javaid’s response, when asked about making the transition from building administrator to the Governor’s Cabinet was …

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