School-University Research Network

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The School-University Research 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 an official partnership with:

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