Monthly Archives: December 2013

Thank You to Our Incredible Music Instructors

Our K-12 music program is exceptional – amazing work year round. This time of year always brings with it a succession of opportunities to showcase our students, their talents, and the hard work of our professional educators who make it … Continue reading

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Another Holiday Classic

As a secondary English teacher, I always taught Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol … brilliant, compelling, seasonal, and timeless. His works are among the classics for a reason. As an elementary school principal, I always made time to share a … Continue reading

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Dr. Gretz and Mr. Hendron – Featured Presenters at VASCD’s Annual Conference

John Hendron, Supervisor of Instructional Technology, and Pete Gretz, Assistant Superintendent of Business Operations, were featured presenters at last week’s Virginia ASCD (Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development) Annual Conference in Williamsburg. Their presentation, titled Focused Beyond the Standards, centered … Continue reading

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Gifted Education Coursework

GCPS will continue its commitment to professionals interested in pursuing graduate coursework in Gifted Education. Through our partnership with the University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education we will, once again, offer courses this spring at the significantly reduced rate … Continue reading

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