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The School-University Resource Network (SURN) began in 1994 as a partnership of the School of Education at the College of William & Mary with Virginia K-12 school divisions to conduct relevant research and provide professional development in order to promote quality teaching and learning.  

We currently enjoy official partnerships with:

Accomack County
  Isle of Wight County 
Page County
Charles City
King & Queen County
Poquoson City
Colonial Beach
King William County
Portsmouth City
Cumberland County
Lancaster City
 Prince George County
Dinwiddie County
Manassas City
Richmond County
Essex County
Mathews County
Southampton County
Falls Church City
Middlesex County
Suffolk City
Franklin City
New Kent County
Surry County
Gloucester County
Newport News City
Town of West Point
Greensville County
Norfolk City
Westmoreland County 
Hampton City
Northampton County
Williamsburg/James City Co.
 Hopewell City
Northumberland County
York County

Today, these Virginia school districts actively participate in SURN through:

  • collaborating with university educators to design research and professional development programs;

  • participating in free and discounted professional development programs created to address needs identified by SURN-partnered Superintendents.

To learn more about what we offer, we invite you to explore our SURN Events!

Featured Events (click images for more info): 


If you would like to contact us at SURN, please email [[surn]].