Monthly Archives: April 2013

Summer 2013 Camp Innovation – Rising 4th-9th Graders

Camp Innovation at the MathScience Innovation Center is a series of weeklong (1/2-day) courses for students currently in grades 3-8. Additional information can be found by clicking here, as well as at http://msinnovation.info/campinnovation Registration forms here.

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The Importance of Visibility

Successful leadership doesn’t happen from the confines of an office or from behind a desk. I tell folks all the time that the most impactful leadership in school divisions rests in the hands of our teachers, the professionals who work … Continue reading

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JMU / UVa Informational Meeting

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Reading Olympics 2013

Once again, this year’s Reading Olympics Tournament was one of my favorite days of the school year. Reading Olympics is part of our division’s commitment to enrichment services for students. The program challenges teams of fourth and fifth grade students … Continue reading

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Partners in the Arts: PD Opportunities for GCPS

The following opportunities are available to our GCPS team members through our membership in the Partners in the Arts Consortium: Art + STEM + History Workshop, Thursday, May 2 (4-7PM) Joan Oates Institute for Partners in the Arts, June 24-28

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New Division Grading Scale to Begin 2013-14

Competition and soaring higher education costs have prompted many school divisions to revisit the impact local grading policies have on college admissions, receipt of merit-based scholarships, and placement into post-secondary honors programs. These factors, among others, make it imperative that … Continue reading

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5th Annual 4-H “Ag Day”

Goochland 4-H Agriculture and Natural Resource Day is a 4-H program that was created as a Goochland High School senior project 5 years ago. As part of her Blue Ridge Virtual Governor’s School capstone project, Ms. Erin Henley – a … Continue reading

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Congratulations Ms. Deborah Cross and GHS!

You may view the official announcement HERE. Congratulations, Bulldogs!

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