Author: Kimberly Adams

Rally for PPE Friday, July 10

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Rally for PPE! Protect Health and Safety.  Pose Questions.  Expect Answers.   The link to the video is HERE. Executive Director Kim Anderson joined us from NEA to stand with us in solidarity regarding FCPS’s promise of a choice for all educators and families. School board member […]

Fairfax Return to School EMERGENCY Town Hall

UPDATE: Contact your elected officials in Fairfax County as well as Superintendent Dr. Scott Brabrand and Dr. James Lane Superintendent of Instruction for Virginia. Click here to SEND the letters. You can find the link to the Town Hall Video HERE.  Thank you to all who were able to join us via ZOOM as Dr. […]

As Schools Plan for Reopening, Worried Teachers Say They Have More Questions Than Answers

President Kimberly Adams shares the FEA positions on return to schools in the EdWeek Teaching Blog – featured story, June 30.  In Fairfax, Va., administrators asked parents to choose an enrollment option—entirely remote instruction or a hybrid approach. In the first option, students would receive “virtual, interactive instruction” four days a week. In the second option, students […]

Educator Unions Urge FCPS to Continue Distance Learning

Fairfax County, VA – On Tuesday, June 23, Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) issued an updated “return to school” plan that appeared to provide employees and students with the option to work and learn in the environment that they feel is most safe for the 2020-2021 school year. FCPS has asked employees and families to […]

Black Lives Matter

Rally Link : https://actionnetwork.org/events/educators-for-black-lives-matter?source=direct_link& The Fairfax Education Association is angry and devastated over the events of the last week, from the injustice of George Floyd’s death to the absurd use of unnecessary force on the peaceful protests that have followed.  There is a history of deeply rooted racism that plagues the institutions that govern and protect […]

FAQ: FCPS Response to COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions UPDATED June 12 My medical condition (or my family member’s) will not allow me to return to face-to-face learning in August. What should I do? Anyone who has a medical reason or a family member with a medical reason to not return in the fall should contact HR today to start the […]

Coronavirus COVID-19 Information

We are committed to providing information to help you stay healthy and prepared as this novel coronavirus COVID-19 spreads in our region.  Click here for additional information on prevention, symptoms and much more.  

Join the Fairfax Education Association

Join FEA here! FEA represents members’ views at every opportunity. We attend and speak at School Board meetings, advocate for better funding from the Board of Supervisors, lobby the legislature, and meet with FCPS administration to guide changes in our schools. As a member, you have the power to join (or lead!) those conversations to […]