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Newport News Public Schools, VA

Updated: September, 2011

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2009 21st Century Learning & Leading Conference


Newport News Public Schools, VA

  • Located in southeastern Virginia, the Newport News Public Schools division educates approximately 30,913 children in 5 early childhood centers, 26 elementary schools, 8 middle schools and 5 high schools. Newport News Public Schools is one of three school districts in the country cited by the National School Boards Association for its embrace of technology. NNPS was honored with a 2009 Technology Leadership award for integrating technology into the curriculum and business functions. Source: Overview.
  • Dr. Ashby Kilgore, Superintendent, Dr. Kari Weston, Executive Director, Innovation and Development
  • Homepage: http://www.nnschools.org/
  • 3rd Annual 21st Century Learning & Leading Conference , February 1, 2010, Call for Proposals. 2009 conference.
  • Contact: Dr. Ashby Kilgore, Superintendent, , Terri McCaughan, Executive Director, Curriculum & Development, (757) 283-7850 x.10229
  • 21 To Watch is a NNPS program that recognizes and honors movers and shakers who champion 21st-century initiatives in their workplace. These individuals will have an opportunity to advise district administrators and work on special projects designed to move the district forward. Class of 2011. Class of 2010.


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