About T/TAC

The Virginia Department of Education’s (VDOE) Training and Technical Assistance Center (T/TAC) at Virginia Commonwealth University offers a variety of services tailored to assist personnel in schools, interagency coordinating councils and state-operated programs in Superintendent’s Regions 1 and 8. The VDOE T/TAC is a part of the statewide network of T/TACs across Virginia and a participating member of the online community T/TACOnline . The VDOE T/TAC at VCU is also a part of the Partnership for People with Disabilities , a member of the national University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities,and the VCU School of Education .

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What's New

picture of Amber Butler sitting at a desk TTAC welcomes new staff!  Amber Butler recently joined the T/TAC at VCU in October as a Program Specialist in Special Education Instruction, Grade 2-5.  Amber was recently employed by Richmond City Schools as an Instructional Specialist.  She previously taught special education in Richmond City, Henrico County and Prince Edward schools.  She earned her Bachelor of Science from Longwood University and her Master's in Education from Liberty University.

Registration is now open for November's webinars.  Join us on November 15 for Overview of Chrome OS and Google Apps Accessibility, presented by Google Program Managers. This webinar will be live and will not be archieved. On November 17 learn from Matt Newton, Coordinator of Educational and Assistive Technology at VT TTAC on No Chrombooks? No Problem! PCs and Macs are Accessible for Diverse Learners Too. Each webinar will be offered from 12-1 pm and 3-4 pm. For complete webinar descriptions and registration click here.

  TTAC Topics  The VDOE's TTAC at VCU is now distributing a monthly e-news blast, TTAC Topics.  This monthly news blast features instructional strategies, web links and resources available from the VDOE's TTAC at VCU.  To sign up to receive the monthly newsletter click here.  To read November's TTAC Topics click here.


‌Creating Connections to Shining Stars will be held July 19-21, 2017 at the Hotel Roanoke. We heard you!  Based on participant feedback and survey results, the Creating Connections to Shining Stars Conference will now be held every other year and in various parts of the Commonwealth.  Moving the conference locations increases access for participants statewide.  Watch for the call for propoals and registration in Winter 2017.  





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