Tag: PWEA

PWCS School Board Candidates Discuss Funding Class Size Reductions, Salaries

PWCS School Board Candidates Discuss Funding Class Size Reductions, Salaries

| October 3, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

The forums highlighted their priorities, including teacher salaries, reducing class sizes and security, and the means to go about funding those goals.

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PWEA Board Asks Principal Not to Return to Reagan Middle School During Investigation

PWEA Board Asks Principal Not to Return to Reagan Middle School During Investigation

| March 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William Education Association [PWEA] Board of Directors sent a letter to school leaders regarding a personnel investigation of the principal of Ronald Reagan Middle School in Haymarket after her staff accused her of bullying teachers and not following protocol for providing required special education accommodations.

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PWEA Speaks Out Against Teacher Bullying at Local Schools

PWEA Speaks Out Against Teacher Bullying at Local Schools

| February 7, 2018 | 1 Comment | Education

Prince William Education Association [PWEA] sent a message to the Prince William County School Board “It’s About Time” to stop workplace bullying. They mentioned incidents occurring at Reagan Middle School in Haymarket.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Gov. Northam Calls for Raising Va Teachers’ Salaries

RICHMOND BEAT: Gov. Northam Calls for Raising Va Teachers’ Salaries

| January 22, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Gov. Ralph Northam told the Virginia School Boards Association Monday that the state needs to raise teacher pay to attract and keep top talent in the commonwealth’s public schools.

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PWEA Political Action Committee Recommends Candidates in Virginia Elections

PWEA Political Action Committee Recommends Candidates in Virginia Elections

| November 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William PACE [Political Action Committee of Educators] is pleased that the VEA Fund for Children and Public Education has endorsed the committee’s recommended candidates in these state races.

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PWEA Addresses Brentsville Viral Bullying Incident

PWEA Addresses Brentsville Viral Bullying Incident

| October 19, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Any such acts committed toward a student in Prince William County Schools MUST be handled appropriately without any delay. PWEA will never stop advocating on behalf of ALL students.

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Prince William School Permits Employees to Attend Children’s Events

Prince William School Permits Employees to Attend Children’s Events

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

According to a new policy implemented by Superintendent Steven Walts, employees of Prince William County Schools may be able to attend their own children’s school events without having to take sick or personal days.

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PWEA Supports Prince William Schools Proposed Revision Non-Discrimination Policy

PWEA Supports Prince William Schools Proposed Revision Non-Discrimination Policy

| June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

At its June 21 meeting, the Prince William County School Board will discuss proposed revisions to Prince William County Public Schools’ Non-Discrimination and Commitment to Equity Policy (Policy 060).

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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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