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Biden and the media are angry that an innocent 18-year-old did not go to prison for life. Think about that.
White House pandemic adviser Anthony Fauci has acknowledged that COVID-19 hospitalizations are rising among those who are vaccinated and haven’t received the booster shot.
School boards have always attracted their share of controversies: disagreements over curriculum, bitter election fights, and personality clashes. But in recent months, as parents express their frustration over Covid lockdowns, mask mandates, and critical race theory, local school districts and federal law enforcement have upped the ante by monitoring parents, requesting undercover agents at school board meetings, and even arresting parents who attend board meetings to express dissent.
A consequence of bad governance and bad policy is businesses relocate and employees leave. Frederick County Public Schools is one of, if not “the” largest employer in the county. It’s a government business, that can’t relocate. However, its employees can leave.
On July 14, 2021 Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) paid $8,620 for its annual dues to the National School Board Association (NSBA). The NSBA is responsible for educating Boards on things like Ethics and Codes of Conduct.
The driver shortage many trucking companies has seen is facing an alarming gap in those hired to those needed, due to a tough federal drug-testing restriction that was imposed nationwide last year, placing added stress on supply chain issues facing the country.
Parents are taking a stand against a broken public school system. In this year’s Virginia gubernatorial race, for example, Terry McAuliffe, a popular former governor, went down to defeat after he asserted that parents should not “be telling schools what they should teach.” In the weeks following that comment, parents coalesced behind his opponent, Glenn Youngkin, who made educational choice a centerpiece of his campaign. In New Jersey’s gubernatorial race, a longshot challenger has come exceedingly close to besting a well-funded incumbent by running on the same theme of empowering parents to do what is best for their kids. And similar stories are unfolding in cities and towns around the country.
With each passing year FCPS continues to dehumanize our children, erode traditions, put distance between families and their children while turning our schools into training camps for activism. The proposed 2023-24 school calendar reflects that advancement.
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