Last night, the FCPS school board voted for a budget which includes a full step and a 0.62 percent COLA/Market Rate Adjustment. They declined to pass any of the proposed amendments which would have restored the full 1% cost of living adjustment. The Board of Supervisors’ funding of the FCPS budget for 2015-16 cycle has […]
Congratulations to our friend and colleague Precious Crabtree, recognized by the Virginia Board of Education for winning the Virginia Education Association Award for Teaching Excellence!
Fairfax Education Association is almost 100 years old. Now, thanks to you, I will soon become the latest link in the chain of leaders stretching back to Mary Snead in 1920. I am deeply moved and grateful for your faith in me. On August 1, I will become your new president-elect and will serve a […]
(This post is adapted from testimony by FEA President Kimberly Adams to the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors on April 7, 2015.) It is with great pride that my organization supports the FCPS School Board budget request. To say that Dr. Garza and her staff have worked hard is an understatement. This is the closest […]