A conflict of interest exists between the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE), the University of Virginia (UVA), and Dr. Marcia Invernizzi (former Professor Emeritus at UVA and the creator of the Phonological Awareness Literacy Screener (PALS)) and is obstructing APS’ and Virginia’s Public Schools’ ability to identify all of our K-3 students who are at risk of failing to learn to read.
Author: The Arlington Way
Arlington County Staff are completely disrespectful of residents’ skills and time parameters.
The Arlington County government is having a helluva time being green. This is the tortured tale of Arlington’s NOT becoming a Biophilic City.
Four hours invested so far and we still don’t have our answers.
I soon learned that being on a commission was about assent. When I asked too many question, the chair would call me and make comments that were aimed at shutting me down.