The following is a letter from FEA President Kimberly Adams: Dear FEA Member, I am writing to ask you to seriously consider the opportunity that we are being given on Monday, January 27 — a public education lobby day and rally to Fund Our Future is being held in Richmond. Right now education is a true priority in Richmond! The […]
We’d like to show you a fun weekend and bring you up to speed on what the Association does and how you can play a more active role in it. We want to help you make connections with peers from around Virginia while having a blast, too. And did we mention it’s FREE? Sparks is […]
Please bring NEW hats, gloves and scarves to the Dec. 18 Representative Assembly for this winter clothing drive! The Dec. 18 Representative Assembly is open to all members, and it will be at the Sherwood Community Center, 3740 Old Lee Hwy. in Fairfax, VA. Thanks for donating!
NEWS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 5, 2019 Contact: Kimberly Adams, FEA President The Fairfax Education Association, via our PAC (Fairfax County Political Action Committee for Education), is proud to announce that we have recommended the candidates for the Fairfax County School Board and Board of Supervisors. “Fairfax County Public School employees […]
The future of public education in Virginia was given a big shove forward by the members of the Virginia Education Association’s (VEA) annual convention last weekend.“I have never been at a convention where so many good ideas from all over Virginia were being presented, debated, and passed,” said Fairfax Education Association President Kevin Hickerson. “Virginia’s public schools will be stronger based on our collective work.”
There has been a lot of positive movement over the last couple of months regarding the BA Lanes. Our collective action has worked to stop changes that were going to be made. Learn more about how this affects Fairfax County Public Schools staff here.
Please join us in the fight for “20 by 20” here in Fairfax County. This is our fight to start all Fairfax County Public Schools employees at $20/hour by the year 2020.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Fairfax, VA — Jan. 10, 2019 — The Fairfax Education Association is pleased with the proposed FY 2019-20 Fairfax County Public Schools budget presented by Superintendent Brabrand tonight. We believe that the Superintendent’s commitment to raise salaries for all employees is laudable. The shot in the arm given to the pay scale for […]
The Fairfax Education Association on Oct. 17 welcomed dozens of FEA members, educators, community members and leaders to FEA’s newly-renovated offices. During the open house, FEA dedicated its Board Room to Walt Mika, honoring him for his lifelong commitment to students and educators in Fairfax County and throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. See photos from […]
Tuesday at the NEA convention, we spent most of the day discussing business and passed over 30 new business items that dealt with a wide range of issues such as advocating for registering high school students who can vote, advocating for more CTE classes, getting more training to prevent suicide, and removing tests like the […]