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College Board Developing AP Home Testing Option, No Face-to Face AP Exams

College Board Developing AP Home Testing Option, No Face-to Face AP Exams

| March 20, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

The College Board announced Friday that Advanced Placement tests, scheduled to be administered in May, will be offered to students online for the 2019–20 exam administration due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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PWCS Gets Ready to Launch Distance Learning Plans, May 2 SATs Cancelled

PWCS Gets Ready to Launch Distance Learning Plans, May 2 SATs Cancelled

| March 18, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

In their latest update of the coronavirus-related shutdown, Prince William County Schools asks teachers and support staff to be “available remotely” next week.

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VA State Superintendent Requests Waiver for State Tests

VA State Superintendent Requests Waiver for State Tests

| March 17, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction James Lane announced Tuesday that the Virginia Department of Education will ask the U.S. Department of Education for relief from federal and state testing requirements to mitigate the impact of of the COVID-19 shut down of schools.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Legislature Approves Excused Absences for Student Mental Health

RICHMOND BEAT: Legislature Approves Excused Absences for Student Mental Health

RICHMOND, Va. — The General Assembly passed an amended bill that will allow K-12 students excused absences for mental health issues and will create uniformity for how Virginia school districts address emotional and mental health needs within its schools.

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PWCS Superintendent Releases Guidelines for Approved Student Protests

PWCS Superintendent Releases Guidelines for Approved Student Protests

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Large numbers of PWCS high school and middle school students say they plan to join in student-organized demonstrations on March 14 and April 20, so PWCS is issuing guidelines for what kinds of protests are and are not allowed on those dates.

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PWC Supervisors Consider Raising Development Proffers

PWC Supervisors Consider Raising Development Proffers

| June 13, 2014 | 1 Comment | News

The Prince William Board of County Supervisors heard a presentation on increasing proffers presented by Christopher Price Director of County Planning Department last Tuesday.

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PWCS Limits Homework; ‘Strongly Discourages’ Assignments on Holidays, Vacations

PWCS Limits Homework; ‘Strongly Discourages’ Assignments on Holidays, Vacations

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools has updated its homework regulation with a recommendation that teachers limit the type and amount of homework they give students each night.

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