Barbara Hunter, the Fairfax County school system’s assistant superintendent for communications, is leaving to join the Alexandria City public school system, effective Nov. 18.
Hunter, who joined Fairfax in 2007, will become communications director for the 13,000-student school system in Alexandria.Read full article >>
The children assembled in H.D. Cooke Elementary School’s gymnasium Thursday morning were greeted in Thai as well as English.
“Good morning! . . . Sa-wad-dee kah!” said Saroj Thanasunti, minister and deputy chief of mission at the Thai Embassy. He asked the D.C. students whether they had visited his country. When no hands went up, he offered a few quick facts: Thailand is in Asia. The head of state is a king. And the national animal is an elephant.Read full article >>
With three incumbents reelected Tuesday, there will be just one newcomer to Montgomery County’s school board at swearing-in ceremonies next month: Jill Ortman-Fouse, an education advocate from Silver Spring.Read full article >>