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    School Board approves updated grading policy

    Superintendent says community wants to rely on professional expertise of teachers  At its Sept. 7 meeting, the Virginia Beach School Board approved an updated policy to evaluate students that it says will help ensure grading consistency throughout the division. Policy 6-72 now states, in part: “The most important assessment of student learning is conducted by […]

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    TOCLI 2016: Welcome new VBCPS educators!

    Welcome to your one-stop shop for all things TOCLI, and all things VBEA! We hope that after watching and reading this, you’ll want to join all of us as a part of Virginia Beach Education Association (and with that, the Virginia Education Association and National Education Association) and learn why #MembershipMatters. Being a member will give you #PeaceOfMind in […]

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    VBEA at the NEA Convention

    VBEA members were in Washington, D.C. at the National Education Association Convention from July 1-8 representing the interests of Virginia Beach educators as well as those statewide during the 2016 representative assembly. President Kelly Walker, vice president Barbara Powell and secretary Dawn Euman, along with board members Cameron Baker and Jessica Baker, as well as immediate […]

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    Dominic Melito receives Friend of Education award

    For his tireless advocacy of public education and his dedication and outstanding service as a teacher, former VBEA president Dominic Melito was honored with the Virginia Beach Education Association’s 2016 Friend of Education Award during a June 8 ceremony at Kellam High School. Melito, who also teaches at Kellam, is the immediate past president of the […]

  • Assistant of the Year ceremony 2016

    Assistants of the year honored at reception

    Good Afternoon everyone. Welcome to the 33rd Annual VBEA Assistant of the Year Awards Reception. My name is Trenace Riggs, President of the Virginia Beach Education Association. I am joined tonight by the Chair of the VBEA Teacher Assistant Steering Committee- Barbara Powell. Before we begin I’d like to recognize some people who are in […]

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We believe teaching is more than a job. It’s a calling, and a commitment made by every person who reports for duty in every school in the nation. For over 150 years, the Education Association has advocated for great public schools for every student and for education professionals who accept the challenge of making our schools great. If you share these beliefs, we ask you to join us and education professionals throughout the nation in support of having great public schools. Your active support will help others, and yourself, to become better educators and advocates for students.

To join, complete and submit the form below. If authorizing dues deduction from your paycheck, you’ll need to follow the ESS Payroll Deduction Instructions by logging into your ESS-WISE account at VBCPS.com using the Internet Explorer browser only . If you would prefer to download a paper form, click here to download a VBEA Membership Form for 2016-17. If you are joining during TOCLI (before August 31), you will also need to fill out the Payroll Deduction Auth Form 2016-2017_TOCLI ONLY.

 

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School Board approves updated grading policy

Superintendent says community wants to rely on professional expertise of teachers  At its Sept. 7 meeting, the Virginia Beach School Board approved an updated policy to evaluate students that it says will help ensure grading consistency throughout the division. Policy 6-72 now states, in part: “The most important assessment of student learning is conducted by […]

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