Vigne: A time to show up for teachers

POSTED: Nov 19, 2019

We believe a vibrant and prosperous community is dependent upon the value its members place on high-quality education.

And it’s evident our community cares. A lot.

From our vantage point at the Education Foundation of Sarasota County (EFSC), we have seen this value demonstrated in good and bad times.

We have celebrated the successful passage of a tax referendum, community collaborations to improve student outcomes, and myriad student scholarships provided by private donors and organizations.

We’ve also witnessed times when difficult situations call for tough decisions, and concerned citizens persuasively defend their positions and demand action.

In all cases, the forces of energy that advocate in behalf of education are vigorous, potent and powerful. Keep reading.