Inside of Lou Jones’s Falls Church home, her art engulfs you. There is her eccentrically shaped green cactus, whose branches twist in all sorts of directions. Then there is an enticing framed painting — a navy blue background, dotted by tiny, colorful oval that ran across the five-by-six foot piece.
For some teachers, like J.E.B. Stuart freshman English teacher Vanessa Maxey, this school year marks the first spent at the fore of a high school classroom. Then, there are savvy vets like math chair Stuart Singer, who has been a fixture in the school’s math department and athletic fields for […]
On first setting foot in America, Vesselina Ivanova realized that things are somewhat different from the way they are back in Bulgaria. She found herself greeting people on the street she never met before. She got smiles and felt welcomed. The convoluted bus system on the other hand, she wasn’t […]