School Division Science Coordinators and Leaders

George Mason University coordinates all VISTA site applications.

William & Mary participants click here to apply. 


Science Leadership Opportunities:

This program enahances knowledge and builds a community of practice focused on continuous improvement. This program gives leaders the resources to support teacher success and moves toward comparability in resources between high- and low-poverty schools. 

The new science coordinators academy participants will

(1) hone science leadership skills.

(2) develop a district-level, inquiry-based science strategic plan.

(3) review standards-based curricula.

(4) establish a science community of practice.

(5) use data to make program decisions and improve student achievement.

Infrastructure Building Professional Development Elementary Institutes VSELA

School Division Science Coordinators/Leaders

Attend New Science Coordinators' Academy 3 days in fall (Oct. 2nd-3rd, 2013), and 2 days in spring (April 17th-18th, 2014)


Attend 1-2 days of elementary science institute if teachers from your school district are attending.

Attend VSELA conference, 2 days in fall (Nov. 13-14, 2013)