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No Matter How Much They Try to Blame Others, PW County...

In last week's Prince William County School Board debate (see here for video), School Board Chair Babur Lateef (D) noted, correctly, that Prince William...

Fairfax GOP Released an ESOL Plan So Awful, They Had to...

Cross-posted on Don't Trump Fairfax According to the Fairfax Republicans, we can solve our ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) challenges by segregating students...

[VIDEO] – Kenny for Occoquan Supervisor: Bridge to a Brighter Future

https://www.youtube.com/embed/6dDE0hcn_BY Three years ago, my mother passed away due to chronic homelessness and substance abuse. Despite being one of the strongest people in my life,...

Virginia House Dems Issue Own Report on School Safety: “We cannot...

Virginia House Democrats have issued their own report on school safety with "their own ideas — like making it harder for kids to get...

Arlington adds 2.5 megawatts of solar on schools; here’s how

(Originally published at PV-Magazine-USA.com) School board members raised legitimate concerns about a proposal to put solar on five schools in Arlington, Virginia.  What would teachers and...

Video: Republican-Controlled Virginia Select Committee on School Safety Recommendations Talks About...

See below for video of the Virginia Select Committee on School Safety Recommendations meeting yesterday. Note that recommendations include all kinds of stuff, such...

Video: PW County School Board Interim Chair Babur Lateef on Betsy...

See below for video from PW County School Board Interim Chair Babur Lateef, who says: "Secretary Betsy DeVos wants to allow federal grants to...

Citing Security Concerns, Fairfax County Electoral Board Calls for Moving Virginia...

Should Virginia move the date of its primary elections from the second Tuesday in June, when they've been held for decades, to the third...

Virginia Del. Dawn Adams Releases National School-Related Gun Violence Analysis

Very interesting, although I don't think it's "speculative" in any way/shape/form that easy access to guns in this country is the most glaringly obvious,...

Fairfax NAACP to Far-Right School Board Member: More Police and Guns...

I agree completely with the Fairfax County NAACP - see below for what the organization's President, Kofi Annan, and Fairfax County NAACP Education Chair...