Fairfax County Public School teachers vented their
frustrations through a new survey, which was sponsored by the Fairfax
County Federation of Teachers.
Karen Garza spent the summer sizing up Fairfax County’s vast school
system, the largest in Virginia and one of the largest in the country.
When teachers in Fairfax County review results of the state's
Standard of Learning tests, they learn whether their students passed or
failed in a given subject.
Parents, community members, educators and others gathered Thursday to discuss Fairfax County Public Schools'
disciplinary procedures, "second chance" programs and pa
Kevin Hickerson has taught in Fairfax County Public Schools for a
decade, but this year is the first he's realized he may need to change
careers if he wants to continue to live here and make en
A group of educators from one of Fairfax County's largest teachers' unions says
it doesn't want guns in schools, according to a survey released
Fairfax County teachers could see a modest salary increase next year
under a $2.5 billion spending plan that also includes an expansion of
language instruction and additional money for Adv
teachers with guns
Steven Greenburg, president of the Fairfax County Federation of Teachers, said the results "amazed" him."It's amazing considering all of the demands
that are put on parents
achievement gap in advanced placement
Alexandria advanced placement test scores
FCPS advanced placement test scores
Montgomery County advanced placement test scored
From 1992 to 2009, Virginia‘s public schools boosted
non-instructional positions by 100 percent — nearly five times more than
the growth in student enrollment and almost 1