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Community Advisory Committee for Gifted Education (CAC)

The VBCPS Community Advisory Committee for Gifted Education (CAC) provides essential insights and information to the School Board regarding the academic, social, and emotional needs of all identified gifted students in the school division. The duties of the VBCPS Community Advisory Committee (CAC) for Gifted Education are comprised of the following roles and responsibilities:

  • Annually review the Local Plan for the Education of the Gifted, including proposed revisions to previous iterations of the plan;
  • Determine the extent to which the Local Plan for the Education of the Gifted is implemented with integrity and fidelity;
  • Develop annual goals and priorities aligned with the mission and vision of the school division;
  • Represent the community of gifted learners and all related stakeholders;
  • Encourage a collaborative relationship between school division staff and the community;
  • Increase the collective understanding about current programs, research, and best practices in the field of gifted education;
  • Highlight relevant issues intended to improve the educational services for gifted students;
  • Submit recommendations in writing to the Superintendent and the School Board.

For information about how to serve on the VBCPS Community Advisory Committee (CAC) for Gifted Education committee, or for general inquiries about meeting dates, times and location, please contact the Office of K-12 and Gifted Programs at 757.263.1188, or email Jill Campbell, CAC Chairperson.

2019-2020 Meeting Schedule

*CAC meetings are generally held on the 2nd Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Meeting Date Site Topics
September 9, 2019 School Administration Building
Building #6, Room 113
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
• Role of the CAC
• Gifted Programs Overview
• Establish Site Visit Schedule
October 7, 2019
(the 14th is a teacher workday)
School Administration Building
Building #6, Room 113
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
• Gifted Testing and Identification Process Overview
November 4, 2019
(the 11th is Veteran's Day Holiday)
School Administration Building
Building #6, Room 113
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
• Governor's School for the Arts Program Overview

December – No Meeting

January 13, 2020 Seatack Elementary School
Achievable Dream Academy
912 S Birdneck Rd,
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
• ESI Programs Overview
February 10, 2020 School Administration Building
Building #6, Room 113
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
• SEVA CAC Meeting
March 9, 2020 School Administration Building
Building #6, Room 113
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
• Master class sampling
• Site Visit Debriefing
April 6, 2020
(The 13th is the first day of spring break.)
School Administration Building
Building #6, Room 113
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
• Site Visit Debriefing
• Develop Report to the School Board
May 11, 2020 School Administration Building
Building #6, Room 113
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
• Site Visit Debriefing
• Elect 2020-21 Officers
• Develop Report to the School Board
June 8, 2020 School Administration Building
Building #6, Room 113
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
• Membership

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