Virginia Schools Insider: fairfax school board


Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 11/07/2011

Fairfax School Board race becomes more partisan in final days

Facing a tide of discontent with schools leadership, Fairfax Democrats are taking pains to ensure that their party-endorsed candidates maintain control of the school board.

By Emma Brown  |  01:09 PM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:17 PM ET, 10/26/2011

How much does Fairfax County schools’ central office spend?

How much does Fairfax County Public Schools spend on its central office? How much could be saved and spent on classrooms instead?

By Emma Brown  |  08:17 PM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/20/2011

Tea party Republican runs for Fairfax school board

Lin-Dai Kendall, who describes herself as part of the tea party movement, is hoping her conservative approach will help her win a school board seat.

By Emma Brown  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 10/14/2011

Fairfax class sizes explained

Behind the back-and-forth about class size is a fundamental question about what it means to distribute resources fairly in public schools.

By Emma Brown  |  03:01 PM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)