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Thousands descend on Richmond to rally for K-12

On January 28, 2019, thousands of educators and supporters from across Virginia descended on the grounds of the General Assembly to express their support for increasing funding for K-12 education.  Organized in part by the VEA and Virginia PTA, the group made their voices clear, calling for the state to provide their fair share of funds for K-12 education.  Several employees from Roanoke County Public Schools, including School Board Chairman Don Butzer joined the rally.

>> Article from The Roanoke Times on the rally

>> VEA Fund Our Schools campaign

 

RCPS emplopyees and supporters call for increased funding for schools

RCPS employees join a rally in Richmond Thousands called for the General Assembly to support increased K-12 funding