The economic picture in our country has certainly been the lead story in the news on most nights. With this in mind it remains to be seen how this will impact our schools during the upcoming budget cycle. It is quite clear that we should all be thankful to be living, working, and/or attending schools in Burlington where the economic climate has been historically positive thanks to strong leadership within the town and the school department.
However, it is important that we continue to monitor the situation. For more on what is ahead see Dr. Conti's recent post "Fiscal Year 2010 Update."