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Students and teachers recognized for their dedication to history education

The annual Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) American History Awards Ceremony honored VBCPS students and teachers who have gone above and beyond in their teaching and learning of United States history. Read.

Schools partner to build leadership skills

Once a month, students at Landstown Middle School head to Landstown Elementary School to serve as role models for their younger counterparts. In the process, they are learning about leadership. Read.

VBCPS helps Virginia rank Top 10 for environmental design

Virginia is recognized on the 2017 list of Top 10 States for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). Read.

Let your teen think before you speak

Before you answer your teen's questions or intervene to correct his behavior or mistake, stop and take a deep breath. The short break will help you avoid answering questions or making decisions your teen can answer or make for himself if he's given enough time. You'll also avoid acting or replying without thinking…and then having to apologize or change your mind. Read more here.

I always focus on my future. My mom thinks I should shoot for my dreams, and I think it’s important for your family to encourage you to do things. Read.

13 Hampton Roads superintendents are banding together to speak out on school safety. Read.


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