Tag: Prince William Education Association

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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PWEA Pres. Encourages DeVos to Learn More about Public Education

PWEA Pres. Encourages DeVos to Learn More about Public Education

| April 26, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William Education Association was both pleased and concerned when U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos visited Ashland Elementary School this week.

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PWEA Invites Public to Every Student Succeeds Act Town Hall

PWEA Invites Public to Every Student Succeeds Act Town Hall

| April 10, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

A new federal law has given teachers and other educators an unprecedented opportunity to provide input into the way their public schools are run; as such, the Prince William Education Association wants to hear from its community member about improvements they would like to see.

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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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Sen. Warner Holds Town Hall Meeting for Educators in PWC

Sen. Warner Holds Town Hall Meeting for Educators in PWC

| October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Senator Mark Warner (D) held a Town Hall meeting at the McCoart Building in Woodbridge Thursday in which he listened to the concerns of Prince William Educators.

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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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PW Teachers Hold Grade-In at Wegmans

PW Teachers Hold Grade-In at Wegmans

| March 10, 2012 | 0 Comments | Uncategorized

Continuing their efforts to raise awareness about the work teachers perform outside of classrooms, Prince William educators held a “grade-in” on the second floor of Wegmans Super Market in Gainesville from 10:30-1:00 p.m. on Saturday Mar. 10.

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Bristow Teacher Defends Work to Rule Initiative

Bristow Teacher Defends Work to Rule Initiative

| February 23, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education, News

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County Board of Supervisors Approves Tax Rate Increase

County Board of Supervisors Approves Tax Rate Increase

| February 22, 2012 | 0 Comments | News

Despite a flurry of public comments by teachers, the Prince William County Board of Supervisors approved the advertised tax rate of 1.215 percent, a flat rate increase to keep pace with inflation.

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