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Board of Education President’s Listening Tour in Washington County

August 22, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

“President’s Listening Tour” of the Commonwealth’s Public Schools
Thursday, August 22, 2013
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Abingdon High School (auditorium)
705 Thompson Drive, Abingdon, VA 24210

Virginia Board of Education President David M. Foster will hold a fourth listening tour forum Thursday, August 22, at Abingdon High School (705 Thompson Drive, Abingdon 24210) in Washington County.  The President’s tour is designed to give parents, teachers, local school board members, administrators and other interested citizens an opportunity to express their views on issues facing the commonwealth’s public schools.  Mr. Foster will be accompanied by fellow Board member Dr. Billy Cannaday, Jr.

For planning purposes, kindly RSVP to the Director for Board Relations Melissa Luchau at Melissa.Luchau@doe.virginia.gov if you are able to attend the forum August 22. If you know of others who would like to join, feel free to share this information with them.

Mr. Foster plans to visit all eight of Virginia’s educational administrative regions by the end of the year. He will be accompanied by another board member on each stop of the tour.  Details of future stops will be available on the Virginia Department of Education website as they are scheduled.  Mr. Foster visited region 6 (western), region 2 (tidewater), and region 4 (northern) from March through May.


August 22, 2013
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Abingdon High School
705 Thompson Drive
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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Virginia Department of Education