• News for Education

    Thursday, December 06, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Marnelle Fanfan804-748-6364 x105Marnelle@chesterfieldchamber.com   CHAMPS Committee Presented “CHAMPIONS” Certificates After Students Spent 10 Weeks Learning Career Readiness.   Chesterfield, VA- Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Helping Achieve Meaningful Partnerships in School (CHAMPS) recently presented students at Carver Career College Academy and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
    Friday, November 30, 2018
    Robious Middle’s Zaval selected as nation’s  top middle school social studies teacher   According to data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there are approximately 3.1 million teachers in the United States. Out of all those millions of teachers, at least according to the National Council for the Social Studies, the No. 1 middle school history teacher in the country works right ...read more
    Categories: Education, Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Marnelle Fanfan804-748-6364 x105Marnelle@chesterfieldchamber.comDr. Joseph Casey, Chesterfield Administrator to Deliver State of the County at Chamber Luncheon  Chesterfield, VA- Chesterfield Administrator Dr. Joseph Casey will give his State of the County Address to hundreds of business leaders on Wednesday, December 12th at the Chamber Luncheon hosted by the ...read more
    Categories: Education, Events, Political, Press Release, Chamber, Community, Economic
    Monday, November 19, 2018
    The Community Foundation and the R.E.B. Foundation recognized five Chesterfield County teachers with 2018 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence during a regional ceremony last week. Seven other Chesterfield County teachers were recognized as finalists for the award. Together, these 12 Chesterfield County teachers will receive $60,000 in professional development grants. The educators were part of ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article
    Thursday, July 12, 2018
      Chesterfield VA - The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce CHAMPS (Chamber Helping Achieve Meaning Partnerships in Schools) committee presented a check for $1800 at our Chamber Monthly Luncheon held July 12th to Dr. David  Eshleman, Director of Career and Technical Education.  These funds are to be given out to students in the Chesterfield Technical Center programs.  They will help offset ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Member Spotlight, Press Release
    Friday, March 03, 2017
    The Chesterfield Chamber supports Dr. James Lane’s proposal to move school start times later. The Chamber’s expectation is that this change will be consistent with positive academic performance and health research correlated to later start times, and that the capital costs and operational expenses will be funded without increasing the budget nor increasing taxes.   Jim Roman, Chairman of the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, August 25, 2016
    The Chesterfield Chamber is partnering with the Virginia Council of CEOs to offer an ad hoc CEO Roundtables experience this November.  The CEO Roundtables will provide small business CEOs the opportunity to meet with peers in a confidential, structured setting.   It is a place where you can share your challenges and opportunities with others who “get it.”  This is not a networking nor leads group; ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Events
    Monday, May 09, 2016
    For immediate release: May 9, 2016 CHAMPS PROGRAM AT CHESTERFIELD CHAMBER RECEIVES VA DEPT. EDUCATION AWARD   Chesterfield, VA – The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce’s CHAMPS (Chamber Helping Achieve Meaningful Partnerships in Schools) program has been selected by the Virginia Department of Education as the Region 1 winner of the 2016 Creating Excellence Business and Industry Partnerships ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
    Wednesday, July 22, 2015
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