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Thursday, November 15 • 12:45pm - 1:45pm
The JASON Experience for Districts: Engage Your Community, Students, and Parents in Scientific Thinking and Activity Through JASON Learning

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A building block for career pathways is scientific literacy. In order to engage your community and all students in project-based learning designed to increase scientific literacy, it takes rigor and relevance, Superintendent and School Board Leadership. The JASON District Experience helps give opportunity to all students. Here are how two District Leaders have reached out to their community with JASON.


Dr. Elie Bracy

Superintendent, Portsmouth Public Schools
A lifelong educator, Dr. Elie Bracy, III serves as Division Superintendent for Portsmouth Public Schools. Dr. Bracy began working for the division in February 2015, bringing with him more than 20 years of experience as guidance counselor and school administrator.

Dr. Gwendolyn Shannon

Superintendent, Southampton Public Schools
Dr. Gwendolyn Page Shannon has served as Southampton County Public School's Superintendent since 2016. She has been a member of the education community for 21 years.

Dr. Eleanor Smalley

President and CEO, JASON Learning
Eleanor Smalley is the President and Chief Executive Officer of JASON Learning. Dr. Smalley has returned to JASON after working at the University of Virginia for the Darden Curry Partnership for Leaders in Education, aligning leadership and business practices between state and district... Read More →


Beckie Cox

Board Member, Pulaski County

Thursday November 15, 2018 12:45pm - 1:45pm EST

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