Fairfax County School Board At-Large Member Mr. Ryan McElveen had appointed Ms. Chao Wei as the new AAPAC committee member. The Advanced Academic Programs Advisory Committee (AAPAC) advises the FCPS School Board on the needs of advanced learners and the programs that have been created to meet those needs. Membership includes citizen, teacher, and principal representatives, a student representative, and the Coordinator of Advanced Academic Programs.
Ms. Chao Wei is an Associate Professor of Economics at the George Washington University. She has a sixth grader and a fourth grader in the AAP program. Among various volunteer activities, she teaches Junior Achievement sessions in her kids classes and has served as the JA achievement coordinator for their school. She also serves as one of the parent coaches for their school’s Science Olympiad Division A and B teams and the coach for a First Lego League (FLL) team of fourth and sixth graders of her children’s school.
Congratulations to Ms. Chao Wei and we are looking forward to see more Chinese parents involved in the FCPS community.