Innovative NOVASTARTALK Workshops Held at Arlington Center

Innovative NOVASTARTALK Workshops Held at Arlington Center

For the seventh year running, Dr. Laura Franklin, Alexandria professor of French and NOVASTARTALK project director, has successfully run a number of workshops for teachers of less commonly taught languages such as Arabic, Chinese, Farsi and Hindi. Held at the Arlington Center, the workshops provide teachers with technology training that helps them prepare lessons and impart knowledge to world language students from elementary school through … Continue reading Innovative NOVASTARTALK Workshops Held at Arlington Center

Arlington County Honors Workforce Development Counselor

Edythe Richards, Workforce Development Division counselor and NOVA representative at Arlington County’s comprehensive One-Stop Employment Center, was recently named Community Partner of the Year by the Arlington County Community Service Board. Richards was chosen due to her outstanding dedication and service to Arlington County consumers, particularly those with mental health, substance abuse and other barriers that would often prevent them from pursuing higher education. Richards … Continue reading Arlington County Honors Workforce Development Counselor

NOVA is Making Headlines in Arlington

Edythe Richards, Workforce Development, is a 10-year NOVA career counselor who started at the Alexandria Campus and was on the team that founded and implemented the Arlington Center. In July 2010 she was hired as the first NOVA counselor to have a full-time presence at Arlington County’s comprehensive One-Stop Employment Center. The One-Stop, as it is commonly called, is a federal and state Workforce Investment … Continue reading NOVA is Making Headlines in Arlington