Tag: PWEA

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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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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Ballot Question Asks About Strengthening Right-to-Work Law

Ballot Question Asks About Strengthening Right-to-Work Law

| November 7, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

At the polls this Nov. 8, Virginians will be asked if they would like to add a Right-to-Work Amendment to the Virginia Constitution or keep it as a state statute.

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PWEA President Celebrates Its Accomplishments

PWEA President Celebrates Its Accomplishments

| October 4, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William Education Association’s new president, Riley O’Casey, is excited about the strides the association has already made for educators and students this school year.

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OPINION: PWEA Sends Message ‘The Time Has Come’

OPINION: PWEA Sends Message ‘The Time Has Come’

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

What are you doing Wednesday night? Wednesday, June 1? If you support children and education, you should come to the school board meeting. If you are an employee of PWCS, you should also come.

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School Board to Consider Transfers for Teachers on Action Plans

School Board to Consider Transfers for Teachers on Action Plans

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Wednesday evening, the Prince William County School Board will entertain whether teachers on a Personal Improvement Plan (PIP) should be able to receive a one-time transfer to another of the county’s public schools.

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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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LIVE & LEARN: We’re All in this Together

LIVE & LEARN: We’re All in this Together

| August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

What do educators really talk about at a NEA convention? Improving public education, of course.

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