ActiVAtED Learning

E2 Dr. Lisa Coons, Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction

January 31, 2024 Season 1 Episode 2
ActiVAtED Learning
E2 Dr. Lisa Coons, Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction
Show Notes

Dr. Lisa Coons served in multiple leadership roles in K-12 education before being appointed Virginia superintendent of public instruction. She most recently served as chief academic officer for the Tennessee Department of Education, where she led all birth to grade-12 academic programming, including K-12 teaching and learning in language arts, mathematics, science, and fine arts; early childhood education; voluntary pre-K and Head Start.

ActiVAtED Learning host Tom Landon visited Dr. Coons at the James Monroe Building in Richmond where she shared her priorities for the coming school year and explained the principles behind All In VA, a high intensity tutoring program that is beginning to address learning loss in the Commonwealth resulting from the recent pandemic.

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