We must get the most from our public schools, and they need to serve all students—those who are college-bound, those who will be going on to jobs and those who need life skills.
Providing the best in education means paying for the best teachers and administrators.
When we build new schools, and totally refurbish others, we need to do it with thoughts to future population growth. It is crazy that we plan and build new schools—and on opening day, they already have portable classrooms on the campus.
We need to expand the number of magnet and rigorous study programs to schools that are easily accessible to all parts of the County—and we must increase the number of spots available.