What should we spend as a government to spur a child to learn, and perhaps to “catch fire?”
Last year, we had a public discussion about full funding for our schools, and yet, here we are again, after an election, seemingly surprised that it’s going to cost us more again to get it right, and we are debating, once more, “Should we fully fund our schools?”’
We are prepared to fully fund everything else in the budget, at $1.15, but we’re hesitating about spending the funds on education, at $1.17, begrudging the 2 cents.
Our County invited families from far and wide to come to live with us in Loudoun County, and promised services if they did so.
Are we now going to say, forget it? Continue reading