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Accountability, 5, 6, 37, 67, 78 119–137, 139, 151–157 Adequate Yearly Progress, 131 Advanced Placement tests, 160–161 Alexandria Public Schools, 24, 57, 79–80 Allen, George, 119 Almond, J. Lindsay, 18 Arlington Public Schools, 19, 24, 57, 63, 79–80 Auton, Sylvia, xv, 146–148 Bell, Terrel H., 60, 63 Bennett, William, J., 97 Benson, Jacqueline, 53 Blake, Mona, 39 Brady, Tom, 144 Brickner, Mychele, B., 171 Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka (1954), xiii, 5, 10, 16, 17–24, 56, 57, 67 Bryan, Albert V., 20 Burkholder, William J., 46, 53, 57, 64, 94 Bush, George W., 131 Byrd, Harry F., 18 Cale, Myron, 53 Cascio, Chuck, 102–103 Castro, Isis, 89–90, 171 Change, 3–4, 162–168 Civil Rights Act (1964), 21 Clinton, William J., xiii, 82 Collective Bargaining, 52 Collier, Mary, 98 Connolly, Gerald E., 171 Daniels, Maureen, 102–103 Dash, Mimi, 99 Davis, S. John, 34, 38, 52 Deck, L. Linton, 44, 46, 53–54, 152 Desegregation, 4, 17–24, 38, 57 Diroll, Ray, xv Domenech, Daniel, 6, 78, 88, 90–92, 109–113, 121–137, 141–157, 171 Economic Opportunity Act (1964), 22 Education of the Handicapped Act (see Public Law 94–142) Eisenhower, Esther, 59 Elementary and Secondary Education Act (1965), 10, 21–24 English, John, xv, 128, 129, 152 Fairfax Alliance for Responsible Education, 116 Fairfax Circuit Court, 115 Fairfax Citizens Council, 115 Fairfax County Culture, 2 Democratic Party, 93–118, 171 Demographic changes, xiii, 1, 4, 6, 9–16, 69–73 Diversity, xiii, 1, 4, 5, 6, 59–61, 67–73, 78–82, 159 Economy,1, 4, 6, 67, 71–72, 77, 104–113, 117 Herndon, 70 Homeless people, 72 Human Relations Advisory Committee, 57, 87 Immigrants, xiii,1, 5, 6, 30, 59–61, 70–73, 78–72 Language-access coordinator, 71 Lorton, 110 Non-Family Households, 72 Population growth, 1, 4, 9–16, Poverty, 1, 6, 22–23, 71–73 Index ————— 193 Private schools, 135 Property values, 49 Republican Party, 93–118, 171 Reston, 38–39 Tax rate, 110, 111, 113, 171 Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, 46, 48–49, 50, 52, 63–64, 96, 99–100, 105–113, 130, 135–136, 168, 171 Fairfax County Public Schools Accelerated Learning Program, 83 Accomplishments (see achievement ) Accredited schools, 161 Achievement, xiv, 2, 5, 6, 15–16, 37,56, 57–59, 63–65, 73–78, 125–127, 128, 129–131, 134, 153, 160–162 Achievement gap, 5, 6, 57–59, 73–78, 83, 134, 161–162 Administrative handbook, 14 Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID), 154 Adult education, xiv, 24, 31, 32, 79, 145 Advanced Placement program, 2, 25, 61, 90, 111, 122, 124–125, 145–146, 160–161, 164–165, 169 Advisory Committee on the Academic Performance of Minority Students, 58 Affirmative action, 58 African-Americans, 4, 17–24, 29, 38–39, 57–59, 64, 69–70, 73–79, 84, 87–90, 102, 128 AIDS policy, 114 Algebra, 122, 125, 129, 169 Alternative Learning Centers, 86 Alternative schools, 74, 79, 83, 85,142, 148–149 Annandale High School, 62 Area Administrative Office, 35–36, 142–144, 163 Area Superintendents, 33–36, 46, 52,140, 142–144 Asian Americans, 29, 30, 70–71, 75, 81, 87–90, 128 Bailey’s Elementary School, 25 Bailey’s Elementary School for the Arts and Sciences, 81–82 Belle View Elementary School, 124 Bilingual education, 59–60 Bond referendums, 55–56, 130–131 Budget, 1, 12, 32, 47–51, 55, 59, 74, 76–77, 80, 91–82, 93, 94, 97, 103,104–113, 118, 126, 127, 130–131, 135 136, 149–150, 156–157 Bus transportation, xiv, 51, 109, Business–school partnerships, 61–63, 85–86, 127 Career academies, 85 Career ladder (see Merit pay) Center for Adult Basic Educational Learning, 24 Center for Effecting Educational Change, 23–24, 31 Centers (see special education) Central Office organization (see organization structure) Centreville Elementary School, 124 Chantilly High School, 85 Chief Academic Officer, 144–150 Chief Operating Officer, 144, 150–156 Choice, 169 Class size, 111 Clusters, 143, 145, 149, 152–153, 154 Collective bargaining, 52 Community involvement, 82, 157, 170 Community outreach, 82, 157 194 Index Fairfax County (Cont’d.) Curriculum, 32, 145 (see also Program of Studies) Data–driven decision making, 151–156 Data management, 83, 151–156 Decentralization, 32–36, 142–145, 149, 152–153, 154, 163 Department of Community Relations, 47 Department of Construction, 33 Department of Educational Accountability, 148, 151–156 Department of Instruction, 13, 33 Department of Instructional Services...

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9780791482988
Related ISBN
9780791464939
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OCLC
63168475
Pages
215
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
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No
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