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      August 5, 2013

      Monday   8:00 AM - 7:30 PM

      14750 Conference Center Drive
      Chantilly, Virginia 20151

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      Governor's K-12 Education Reform Summit

      The Governor’s K-12 Education Reform Summit
      Chantilly, Virginia • August 5, 2013
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      7:15am            Registration Opens


      8:00am            Welcome Breakfast Featuring College Presidents Panel
      A look at K-12 from the lens of higher education.
      Facilitator: Laura Fornash (Virginia Secretary of Education)
      Panel: President Ángel Cabrera (George Mason University), President Pamela Fox (Mary Baldwin College), President Keith Miller (Virginia State University), Chancellor Donna Price Henry (University of Virginia’s College at Wise) President Robert G. Templin, Jr.  (Northern Virginia Community College)


      9:00am            Remarks from Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam
      Via Skype


      9:20am            Break I


      9:30am           Issue Session I: The International Case for Reform
      Where do we stand? A look at Virginia’s competitiveness.
      Facilitator: Ned Massee (MeadWestvaco)
      Panelists: Delegate Kirk Cox (House Majority Leader and Retired Teacher), Christy Hovanetz (Foundation for Excellence in Education), Ariela Rozman (The New Teacher Project)


      10:45am          Issue Session II: Assessing Students
      Are Virginia students college and career ready?
      Facilitator: Dr. Kristina Doubet (James Madison University)
      Panelists: Dean of Engineering Dr. Oktay Baysal (Virginia Board of Education), Ted Rebarber (Accountability Works), Andy Rotherham (Bellwether Education)


      12:00pm          Lunch Featuring S. Dallas Dance (Superintendent, Baltimore County Public Schools)


      1:15pm            Break II


      1:30pm           Issue Session III: Strategies for Struggling Schools
      A look at school improvement across the nation.
      Facilitator: Anne O’Toole (Former Virginia Principal)
      Panelists: David Foster (Chairman, Virginia Board of Education), Aubrey Layne, Jr. (Achievable Dream), Shree’ Medlock (Black Alliance for Educational Options)

      2:30pm           Issue Session IV: Entrepreneurship in Education Reform
      Maintaining momentum. What’s next?
      Facilitator: Susan Patrick (The International Association for K-12 Online Learning)
      Panelists: Nadya Chinoy Dabby (Acting Assistant Deputy Secretary for Innovation and Improvement), Eva Colen (Teach for America), Bob Mooney (New Richmond Ventures), Dr. Pam Moran (Superintendent, Albemarle County Public Schools)


      3:30pm            Break III


      3:45pm           Issue Session V: Building Virginia’s Public Charter School Market
      How does Virginia ensure quality while building capacity?
      Facilitator: Kara Kerwin (Center for Education Reform)
      Panelists: Rick Cruz (DC Prep), Allison Fansler (KIPP DC), Scott Pearson (DC Public Charter School Board), Russ Simnick (National Alliance for Public Charter Schools)    


      4:45pm           Issue Session VI: Building Leaders in Education    
      Ensuring a culture of leadership in K-12 education. 
      Facilitator: Dr. Javaid Siddiqi (Virginia Deputy Secretary of Education)
      Panelists: Dr. Kate Cassada (University of Richmond), Jackie Gran (New Leaders), Dr. Megan Tschannen-Moran (The College of William & Mary), Dr. Jamelle Wilson (Superintendent, Hanover County Public Schools)


      5:45pm           Dinner Featuring Governor McDonnell
                            With Secretary Jim Dyke and Delegate Kirk Cox



      Summit Sponsors


      Innovation Sponsors:

      Edison Learning
      Dominion Resources


      Outcome Sponsors:
      Amazon Web Services
      Calvert Education
      McGuireWoods Consulting
      Micron Foundation
      National Governors Association
      Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association


      Event Sponsors:
      Carnegie Learning, Inc.
      The Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia
      Department of Education
      George Mason University 
      Longwood University
      Norfolk State University 
      State Council of Higher Education for Virginia 
      University of Mary Washington
      University of Virginia
      Virginia Community College System 
      Virginia Lottery
      Virginia Tech



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