For many years prior to our current pandemic, our school division has excelled in providing a high quality, engaging, and supportive experience for our students and our families. As a result of our collective work, our division has been recognized for our leadership in public education in many domains, including our student learning outcomes, use of technology, our superior … [Read more...] about Goochland Strong!
In the Fall of 2019, all Goochland County Public Schools stakeholders came together to provide feedback on a plan for what we want for our school division over the next six years. Together, our community developed a plan that honors our division’s prior mission, vision, and core values, while infusing new ideas and life into our work here in Goochland County. No matter which … [Read more...] about Planning for Our Future – Engage 2026
This morning marked the beginning of year 9 of instructional rounds, a model borrowed from the medical field in order to better connect division administrators to the important work taking place in our classrooms every day. The backdrop for our original efforts was City et al.’s book entitled Instructional Rounds in Education. The book describes the practice as, “a network … [Read more...] about Instructional Rounds Continue
This week across the Commonwealth is Ed Equity VA Week in recognition of the state's dedication to provide high quality, public education for all students. Our division is working hard to provide an inclusive, welcoming, and diverse experience for our students, staff, and families as we strive to Maximize the Potential of EVERY Learner. Take a moment to learn more about the … [Read more...] about Update on our Division’s Equity Initiatives – Ed Equity Week
American Education Week provides us, as a school division, with an opportunity to celebrate public education in our own community. And we have A LOT to celebrate! The ongoing success of our school division is directly attributed to the sacrifices, determination, and ongoing efforts of all of our employees, students, families, and volunteers. Many measures point toward the … [Read more...] about Celebrating Public Education in Goochland