Monthly Archives: August 2012

Elementary Curriculum Site Now Open to Our Families

Dear Parents of Elementary Students, When the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) introduced our Standards of Learning (SOLs) in the mid-1990s, school divisions across the Commonwealth were obligated to revisit course curricula.  From kindergarten classrooms to AP Physics, a set … Continue reading

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Some Images from Week 1

     

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The New Math Standards … GCPS’s Performance

Dear Parents, I’m writing as a “Part II” to the letter we sent home last May that was intended to keep families informed of the changes to the state standards in mathematics (and corresponding state tests).  In that same spirit, it’s … Continue reading

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“Invitation to Inspiration” – GCPS’s 2012 Opening Convocation

I’m inspired.

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2012 New Teacher Academy

Our partnership with the Science Museum of Virginia continues to grow.  We spent the second day of our 2012 New Teacher Academy at SMV … and there was magic in the air. Our new teachers came together with their mentors, … Continue reading

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