ADK members attend regional conference

CHARLESTON – Ginger Greene, Donna Popovich, Shirley Washam and Donna Bohach, West Virginia Alpha Tau Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa International Society of Women Educators members, recently attended the Southeast Regional Conference.

Members from the seven states attended the conference, which focused on professional development and sessions on topics including chapter growth, wellness and instructional ideas.

The conference altruistic project was the Hoops Family Children’s Hospital in Huntington, and the international altruistic project was the Alzheimer’s Organization.

Karen Vuranch, storyteller, actress and writer, portrayed Mary Draper Ingles in a dramatic monologue of her capture and escape during West Virginia’s pioneer days.

Debbie Lore, motivational speaker and former Kanawha County physical education teacher, provided a humorous look into the day-to-day events in the life of a teacher.

Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women educators dedicated to educational excellence, altruism and world understanding.

Headquartered in Kansas City, Miss., Alpha Delta Kappa has more than 1,300 chapters located in towns and cities in every state in the U.S., Australia, Canada, Jamaica, Mexico and Puerto Rico.