Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin speaks during news conference announcing the Department of Education report on education Thursday May 19, 2022, in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Virginia Education Report: “Where We’re Starting Is Not Where We Thought We Were”

The report sought to demonstrate specific steps to raise standards in order to close the achievement gap in K-12 education, as well as ensure that every Virginia student demonstrated college-readiness upon graduation.

From Addicted To Advocate: Virginia Mom Shares Story, Hope With Others

Looking from the outside, it’s easy to imagine she’s experienced rainbows and sunshine every day of her existence. Her reality, just five years ago, couldn’t have been further from the truth. 

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Virginia Teacher Pay Hasn’t Topped National Average In Over 50 Years

Virginia teachers made more than $6,000 less than the national average in the 2019-20 school year.

Baby formula is displayed on the shelves of a grocery store in Carmel, Ind., Tuesday, May 10, 2022. Parents across the U.S. are scrambling to find baby formula because supply disruptions and a massive safety recall have swept many leading brands off store shelves. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
Dear Moms, I’ve Been There And I Haven’t: An Open Letter On The Formula Shortage

Due to supply disruptions and a major safety recall, it's been hard to find baby formula in stores across the country. This is an open letter to moms, from a mom about the shortage.

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin works in the old Governor's office at the Capitol Wednesday March 2, 2022, in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Republican Governor Criticizes Republican-led Budget for Early Childhood Education

Gov. Glenn Youngkin has stated he wants a "bigger investment" when it comes to getting Virginia's kids kindergarten-ready.

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Cultural Competency: How A Procedural Vote Turned Into A “Continuing Conversation”

Cultural competency in Virginia's classrooms could bring about changes to interactions and instruction, geared toward embracing differences.

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Reading Readiness: The Virginia Literacy Act Passes Unanimously

In a bipartisan effort, both Democrats and Republicans supported the Virginia Literacy Act, which Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin signed into law in April.