In the Know from VBEA

In the Know is the official newsletter of the Virginia Beach Education Association. Below you'll find past editions of In the Know. Printed editions of the newsletter are distributed by association building representatives.

School Years

May 2018 ITK

VBEA Delegates debate issues at VEA Convention in Hampton; VBEA member runs for Norfolk School Board.

April 2018 ITK

VBEA advocates locally and with General Assembly to improve compensation proposal; victory results in reduction of mandatory professional training hours; VBEA BOD member published

March 2018 ITK

VBEA advocates for higher raises; support for Parkland shooting victims; new VBCPS teacher/VBEA member/leader honored; Teacher Assistant of the Year 2018 promoted

February 2018 ITK

VBCPS Superintendent presents 2018-19 ‘Estimate of Needs;’ VBEA/VEA members lobby the General Assembly; VBEA prepares for annual ‘Read Across America’ event.

December 2017 ITK

Roundtable is a success; VBEA BOD member honored; preparations for VEA Lobby Day and VBEA Classroom Management IPD sessions

November 2017 ITK

VBEA President Kelly Walker addresses School Board regarding salaries and professional development requirements; VBEA BOD member published; VBEA to host Roundtable discussion with School Board and Administration.

October 2017 ITK

VBEA Beach Bag Fundraiser for kids; important VA Supreme Court decision about teacher evaluation; Association IPD opportunity

September 2017 ITK

VBEA gains 2% raise; more flexibility in staff training; welcome new UniServ Director, Mr. Boaz Young-El