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Find biographies, images and primary source documents related to the 2014 Virginia Women in History honorees, as well as primary source analysis sheets to help elementary, middle and high school students sharpen their analytical skills as they learn about and interpret the lives and contributions of each of this year’s eight honorees.
To meet the requirement of conducting at least one tornado drill each year, schools are encouraged to register and participate in the statewide tornado drill set for 9:45 a.m. on March 11. During the drill, schools, government agencies, businesses and families can practice their tornado emergency plans. Information about tornados is available from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management.
Virginia's public schools are beginning a new trend line with the implementation of more challenging standards and assessments. The goal is to build on the progress already made under the Standards of Learning program and ensure that all graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed for success in college and the workplace.
— Dr. Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction
VDOE Announces Mathematics & Science Partnership Grants – March 5, 2014
Board of Education Elects Braunlich President – March 3, 2014
Fairfax County Science Teacher Receives $25,000 Milken National Educator Award – February 28, 2014
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