« Meet Our 2020 Awardees!

Our 2020 VASCD LEADERSHIP AWARD recipient is Kate Maxlow,

Director of Innovation and Professional Learning in Hampton.

Each year VASCD recognizes an outstanding educational leader who exemplifies the best qualities of learning, teaching and leading It is a person who not only demonstrates true understanding of curriculum, assessment, and instruction and how each component influences the whole learning experience for students but has also influenced other educators to improve their teaching and learning. Congratulations, Kate, and best wished for continued difference-making!
















IMPACT AWARD RECIPIENTS are educators whose daily work has a significant positive impact on the growth and success of others—students and colleagues alike. This year’s IMPACT AWARDS were presented on February 18, 2020 to:

Ms. Jennifer Dean , Director of Instruction and Innovation in Salem City Schools.







Mr. Tyler Dunaway, Teacher of Spanish at GH Moody Middle School in Henrico County.







Mr. Bryan Huber, Assistant Superintendent in Greene County Schools.







Mr; Joseph Kapuchuck, Principal at Plains Elementary school in Rockingham County.







Ms. Carrie Linebaugh, Teacher of Mathematics and Special Education at Liberty High School in Fauquier County.






Mr. John Merritt, Literacy Coach at Princess Anne High School in Virginia Beach City Schools.






Ms. Kristie Thomas, Reading Coach at Bowling Green Elementary in Caroline County.