Tag: Jim Livingston

PWEA Education Town Hall Addressed Closing Achievement Gap

PWEA Education Town Hall Addressed Closing Achievement Gap

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia attended an ESSA town hall hosted by the Prince William Education Association (PWEA), discussing ways to close the achievement gap among students

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Prince William Teachers Stress Concerns About Survey to Assess Lengthening of Workday

Prince William Teachers Stress Concerns About Survey to Assess Lengthening of Workday

| February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William teachers have stressed multiple concerns regarding a PWCS survey to discover how teachers are using 30 minutes of contract time added by the school division four years ago.

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Prince William Education Association Weighs in on Governor’s Proposed Budget

Prince William Education Association Weighs in on Governor’s Proposed Budget

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William Education Association President Jim Livingston was among the public education advocates that recently testified before a panel of elected state officials.

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Supervisors Agree to Fund Reductions in Class Sizes

Supervisors Agree to Fund Reductions in Class Sizes

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

At a joint meeting of the Prince William Board of County Supervisors and School Board, board members agreed to help fund smaller class sizes for Prince William County Schools.

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Citizens Ask Supervisors to Increase Funding for Services, Programs

Citizens Ask Supervisors to Increase Funding for Services, Programs

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments | News

Citizens asked for money for Blue Bird senior busing, Lake Jackson Dam, economic development and mental health programs.

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School Board Chairman Advocates ‘Common Sense’ in District Energy Conservation Policy

School Board Chairman Advocates ‘Common Sense’ in District Energy Conservation Policy

| October 18, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education

If the all the regulations that comprise the School Division’s revised energy conservation plan are implemented, air conditioners will be shut off when students leave school buildings at the end of the day and teachers will not be allowed to use personal appliances in classrooms.

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New PWEA President Advocates Competitive Wages for Teachers

New PWEA President Advocates Competitive Wages for Teachers

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education

PWEA President Jim Livingston discusses the need for teacher raises in this county, and how the PWEA can be an ally for educators.

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