Wired Wednesday- Catch the XLR8 Spirit!

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Catch the vision for our area’s newest innovative initiative that is preparing high school students for a fast track to careers in science, technology, engineering and math. Join us for a tour of the new regional XLR8 STEM Academy and a lunch presentation from XLR8′s Director, Susan Cash. Hosted by the Region 2000 Technology Council.

SPEAKER: SUSAN CASH

Susan Cash has spent the last twenty years in various educational positions, most recently with Lynchburg City Schools.  She has served as the division-wide career counselor and as a school counselor at Heritage High School. She holds an undergraduate degree in psychology with a minor in special education from James Madison University.  Cash graduated from Lynchburg College in 2001 with a master’s of education degree in school counseling and earned a master’s of education in education leadership from Lynchburg College in 2012.  She received the 2006 “Creating Excellence Award” from the Virginia Department of Education.

Details:

When: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 (Noon – 1:30pm) Where: Central Virginia Community College (CVCC), Merritt Hall (go here for directions) (Parking available in general student parking lots) Cost: $12 Tech Council members, $15 non-members. Boxed lunches will be provided.