Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals

The professional association of middle and high school administrators since 1906

4909 Cutshaw Avenue

Richmond, VA  23230

804.355.2777

 

PRINCIPAL INSIGHT

Edulog: http://news.vassp.org

 

 

 

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The nation's oldest state student council organization:

www.scaleader.org

 

Professional Program Series®

2012 Calendar and Program Descriptions

In addition to the announced programs listed, VASSP - working in collaboration with the Virginia Foundation for Educational Leadership and the Virginia Department of Education - also provides customized training programs for individual schools and school divisions.  Popular training and in-service programs are school law, data management, special education, mentoring, coaching, and Breaking Ranks.  For more information contact VASSP.

 


March 8-10, 2012    National Association of Secondary School Principals

                                          Annual Convention

Register today!  Discounts available for teams and advance registration at www.nasspconference.org

Plan to attend the 2012 NASSP Convention in Tampa, Florida


March 22-23, 2012 School (K-12) Secretaries Conference

The Williamsburg Hotel and Conference Center, 50 Kingsmill Road, Williamsburg, VA

Formerly the Williamsburg Marriott

School secretaries at every level are essential to a principal’s success and the positive climate of the school. This conference will provide the school secretary with valuable resources focused on important topics such as time management, organizational skills, and decision making. Featured speakers will provide strategies that help the school secretary positively impact school administration. This conference has recognized the value of the school secretary since 1986.

BROCHURE & REGISTRATION INFORMATION


March 23-25, 2012     Virginia Student Councils Association (VSCA) Annual 

                                                                      State Convention

Crowne Plaza at Fort Magruder Inn, 6945 Pocahontas Trail, Williamsburg, VA

The 86th annual convention of the Virginia Student Councils Association is an excellent leadership learning opportunity for all school leaders at every school level (K-12). Over 600 students have annually participated in leadership focused workshops, seminars, and training sessions that provide experiences in leadership and opportunities to practice the citizenship skills necessary for effective participation in our democratic society. Nationally recognized speakers and key local leaders address convention participants. Students will be energized and better prepared to actively engage others in their own school for a more effective SCA.

 

FOR BROCHURE & REGISTRATION INFORMATION

PLEASE VIST THE VSCA WEBSITE AT WWW.SCALEADER.ORG

 

 


April 26, 2012  Student Handbook and Code of Student Conduct Workshop

The Williamsburg Hotel and Conference Center, 50 Kingsmill Road, Williamsburg, VA

Formerly the Williamsburg Marriott

This one-day workshop is for building level and central office administrators responsible for writing or revising Student Handbooks and/or Student Codes of Conduct in our public schools. Participants will be provided an overview of laws that impact student discipline, as well as annual changes in state law that impact the operation of public schools. Participants will have an opportunity to examine a variety of student handbooks developed by other school divisions. The latest changes as a result of state actions, legal memorandums, checklists, and policy considerations will be discussed.

BROCHURE & REGISTRATION INFORMATION


June 26-June 29, 2012    85th Annual Virginia Middle and High School Principals

                                                                          Conference & Exposition

 

The Williamsburg Hotel and Conference Center, 50 Kingsmill Road, Williamsburg, VA

Formerly the Williamsburg Marriott

The four-day, flagship conference, co-sponsored by the Virginia Department of Education since 1927, provides middle and high school principals and assistant principals with opportunities to interact with DOE staff and be informed of state education priorities, new policies, and required administrative procedures for implementation. The conference features “best practices” that have been implemented in successful schools and provides general session speakers on the cutting edge of instructional leadership and public policy. A pre-conference School Law Clinic and Data Management Workshop for Principals is featured. The participants may receive one (1) to three (3) hours of graduate credit through Virginia Commonwealth University.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS FORM  REGISTRATION FORM

CONFERENCE PROGRAM    GOLF OUTING

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Text Box: DON'T MISS OUT
Make sure you take every tax deduction you're entitled to.  Look into free IRS publications for information on deductions for work-related education.  Some of the costs associated with attending the Summer Conference may be eligible for a tax deduction.  To qualify, a person must be registered for, and attend, the conference. 
Treasury Regulations, Subchapter A, Sec. 1.162-5 permits an income tax deduction for educational expenses (registration fees, cost of travel, meals and lodging) undertaken to: (1) maintain or improve skills required in one's employment or other trade or business, or (2) meet express requirements of an employer or a law imposed as a condition to retention of employment, job status or rate of compensation.  (See IRS Publication 970 (2009), available online at http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p970.pdf

NOTE:  Please be sure to check with your tax adviser as individual tax circumstances will vary.
 


 

 


ARCHIVED FILES

FROM THE Virginia Model:  Mentor Coaching for School Improvement Institute sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for Educational Leadership and the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals held July 2010 at the Williamsburg Marriott, Williamsburg, Virginia - please visit www.edleader.org.


 

FROM THE 83rd Annual Virginia Middle and High School Principals Conference & Exposition held June 2010, Hotel Roanoke, Roanoke, Virginia:

2010 STATE CONFERENCE PROGRAM

SUMMER CONFERENCE PHOTOGRAPHS


FROM THE 82nd Annual Virginia Middle and High School Principals Conference & Exposition held June 2009, Williamsburg Marriott, Williamsburg, Virginia:

Governor's Resolution

Conference Photo Album by Lifetouch

Herff Jones Party Photos

School Law Clinic - Jones

School Law Clinic - Mehfoud:  

VCASE SPED Law Update   Student Searches

 

General Assembly 2009 Update: Changes in VA School Law - Neale

 

Proposed Revisions to the Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia - Vucci

Leadership is the Key - Harris & Whitfield

Statistical Profile of Instructional Personnel - Pitts

Performance Systems - Redding

Preparing Students for Their Future - Elgart

Roadmap to Student Success on Math SOL - Wymer:

VASSP Conference June 2009   VASSP Conference June 2009 w/notes

Addison M.S. Meeting Template   Bruce Oliver-Tough Questions

Data Analysis Cycle 2009   Midterm SOL Assessment

H.S. Disaggregation Tool   M.S. Disaggregation Tool

Excerpts from Closing the Gaps in Opportunities

Prisoner of Time-USDOE   Red Dot Sheet Sample

Weekly SOL Evaluation

SOL Re-teaching Review Template Blank

 

 

 


FROM THE Virginia Model:  Mentor Coaching for School Improvement Institute sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for Educational Leadership and the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals held July 2009, Doubletree Charlottesville Hotel, Charlottesville, Virginia:

Transcription Tools (revised)

Mentor Coach Faculty Bios