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Testimony by Caroline Hemenway: January 27, 2014: FCPS FY 2015 Propsoed Budget

January 28, 2014 by Therese Tuley

Testimony by Michele Menapace: January 27, 2014: FCPS FY 2015 Proposed Budget: Public Testimony

January 28, 2014 by Therese Tuley

Holder, Duncan announce national guidelines on school discipline

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
Donna St. George
Published on: 
Thu, 01/09/2014
Media Source: 
Washington Post

BALTIMORE — Bringing new attention to harsh punishments in schools, federal officials Wednesday urged educators across the country to move away from practices that suspend students for minor in

NGA Alumni Association honors leader with award

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
Nancy McGillicuddy
Published on: 
Thu, 11/14/2013
Media Source: 
Other

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Alumni Association, or NGAA, presented Steven Stuban with the NGAA Excellence Award Oct. 31.

Mental health program helps Fairfax County teens cope

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
T. Rees Shapiro
Published on: 
Mon, 10/14/2013
Media Source: 
Washington Post

At a special training seminar for Fairfax County teenagers over the summer, LaNaya Butler learned how to help her high school classmates in times of crisis.

Fairfax County schools chief outlines vision for district

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
T. Rees Shapiro
Published on: 
Tue, 09/03/2013
Media Source: 
Washington Post

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.

For students with disabilities, discipline issues take toll

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
T. Rees Shapiro
Published on: 
Wed, 07/17/2013
Media Source: 
Washington Post

Julie Landry admits that her 8-year-old son, a rising third-grader in Fairfax County, is rambunctious, but she insists that he isn’t a troublemaker.

Inside Scoop With Bettina Lawton; Guests: Sandy Evans & Elizabeth Schultz

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
Bettina Lawton
Published on: 
Mon, 07/01/2013
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Other
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"Inside Scoop" -- SR&R Issue

June 27, 2013 by Greg Brandon

Watch Inside Scoop, hosted by Bettina Lawton, concerning the Student Rights & Responsibilities (SR&R). Guests include Steve Greenburg, President, Fairfax County Federation of Teachers and FEC member, and Steve Stuban, Chair of the Ad Hoc Community Committee. Steve Greenburg and Bettina Lawton were also members of the Ad Hoc Community Committee. Bettina was joined by Tina Hone, Former School Board Member and Founder and Chair of The Coalition of the Silence. For more information about the SR&R process: http://www.fcps.edu/dss/ips/srr/committee/index.shtml

Testimony by Steve Greenburg: June 6,2013: SR&R Vote

June 13, 2013 by Therese Tuley

June 6, 2013

Chairman Moon, and Esteemed School Board Members,