Best Practices

One of Virginia Rules' biggest assets is its instructors. These school resource officers, school safety officers, teachers, and others spend time and energy helping Virginia's youth. Several have share their creative and inspiring approaches to making Virginia Rules a success in their community, and we're proud to highlight their approaches here. We hope they inspire you as well!

Fairfax: Fairfax County Schools' Criminal Justice Curriculum

Norfolk: The Norfolk Juvenile Justice Collaborative

Virginia Beach: The Virginia Beach Police Department

If you have a good idea or lesson plan that you're willing to share, please email it and any supporting materials to Shannon Freeman at



Instructors at the computer