Stories tagged: "Virginia Education"

Logging On: Virginia Sets Up Online GED Test To Help Residents

RICHMOND-Virginia residents may now take the GED test online, as some people still don't feel comfortable doing it in person.

Young girl holding protest sign
Getting Involved: New Law Lets Virginia Students Take Time Off For Civics

FAIRFAX-Virginia students can take one day off from school to help with a political event, protest or otherwise get involved with civics.

Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For April 24

RICHMOND-Virginia plans to eliminate some math courses, the zoo makes plans to open and a third community fridge opens in Richmond.

In Virginia, Richmond's City Council is proposing an increase in funding for police.
Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For April 20

Richmond City Council’s proposed budgets increase police funding, Virginia Volvo plant workers go on strike, and Richmond advocates call for a new school building. Daily Number 13 – That’s the number of people who were killed during the Columbine High School shooting on this day in 1999. The shooting and attempted bombing carried out by...

Magna Vista High School won first place at the VHSL Forensics State Championships. 
Seated: Bryan Dunn, MVHS Forensics coach
Standing Row 1 (L to R): Ava Knight, Lauren Trent, Brianna Tatum, Ivanna Gutierrez, Joanna Gutierrez
Standing Row 2 (L to R): Brayden Lynch, William Ortega, MacKenzie Morrison. Contributed photo.
Magna Vista Goes Virtual: Forensics Students Find New Way to Compete

RIDGEWAY - Students at Magna Vista High School talked their way into a state championship this year, despite the pandemic.

Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For April 15

RICHMOND-Martinsville makes a decision on spring sports, Henrico citizens read a tweet, Virginia tigers test positive for COVID-19 and we talk #ThisIsVirginia.

Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For April 14

CHESAPEAKE-UVA makes a decision on tuition, Chesapeake strikes down an election proposal and we talk about the longest word in the English language.