Tag: Virginian Review

Area Educational Efforts Receive National Attention

Columbus, OH – Community efforts to improve education in the Alleghany Highlands received national attention recently as part of the program at the “National Forum to Advance Rural Education.” …

VISION 2025 – Helen Childs Wildflower Garden Getting Second Chance

The Helen Childs Wildflower Garden is getting a new lease on life. Located in Covington’s Fort Young Park, the half-acre garden is regaining some of its past beauty thanks to a cooperative effort between …

Responsive Classroom A New Teaching Tool

An initiative to take Alleghany Highlands schools from “good to great” includes the Responsive Classroom approach to teaching children. Responsive Classroom is an evidence-based approach to elementary …

Broadband Needs Assessed in Highlands at DSLCC Meeting

Reprinted with permission from the Virginian Review. This story appeared in the Thursday, Nov. 17, edition of the newspaper. BY P.E. MARSHALL Staff Writer CLIFTON FORGE — A short community meeting on …