Board Members Collaborate with Fellow
Education Leaders at VSBA’s Annual Convention
KING WILLIAM, VA – King William County board members returned from the Virginia School Boards Association (VSBA) 2016 Annual Convention in Williamsburg this week and will report back to the board in December. Approximately 1,000 school governance leaders attended the convention, participating in more than 50 workshops, clinics and critical issues sessions focused on topics such as boardsmanship, school law, workforce readiness, school construction, advocacy, educational trends, and special education.
“The VSBA Annual Convention provided an excellent opportunity to learn about educational policy trends and best practices for the continued governance of our local school division,” said Dr. David O. White, Division Superintendent. Board members in attendance were Mrs. Kathy H. Morrison, Chair, Mr. Donald B. Longest, Jr., and Mr. Steven M. Tupponce.
About the Virginia School Boards Association
The Virginia School Boards Association, a voluntary, nonpartisan organization of Virginia school boards, promotes excellence in public education through leadership, advocacy and services. The Association offers conferences, information, training, and counseling designed to meet the needs of the Commonwealth’s educational leaders.