The New York times article by Emily Badger and Kevin Quealy published today, 12/5/2017 published an article digging into the issue of education. With all the resources we have here in Falls Church, the dedicated staff and the engaged parents we still are not where we should be. Why is that? Groups of students struggle and some key positions are only funded on a part time basis while resources are funneled to other domains. Why is that? Do we focus on the wrong thing? What makes a great school district? Could we be that? What does that look like? How do we create that @PeterNoonan and @FCCPS-SchoolBoard?