By Suzanne Sloane
As March Madness tips off, I cannot help but notice the similarities between building a championship basketball team and a championship-caliber school division. Winning involves designing the best game plan and executing the strategy through a team effort. It involves sharing the same vision and being intentional.
This, the team effort was in full effect. I want to extend my gratitude to all the Fauquier County Public Schools educators who came out to the board of supervisor’s budget public hearing and particularly to those who spoke in support of fully funding our school division’s budget. I watched with pride as educators came up one-by-one to the podium sharing their passionate stories with courage, often bringing tears to audience members’ eyes. Our appreciation goes to the supervisors