I believe in restoring and renewing a well-rounded curriculum that includes the arts, trades, physical/health education, libraries, nutrition education, science and the environment, taught by trained/certified staff.Read more
I believe in ensuring there is support for small schools, small classes and small adult-student ratios in all classes, as supported by current research.
I believe in providing equity and access to education from early childhood through adult re-training and education, including affordable seniors' programming.
I believe in providing a fully funded and robust adult education system that includes credit secondary school courses, as well as non-credit courses including:
- English as a Second Language
- Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
- Literacy and Basic Skills
- Native Languages
- Parenting and Family Literacy programs
- affordable & accessible seniors'
- General Interest programs.
I believe in constructing new schools as population warrants and in restoring school buildings by providing adequate staffing and capital, so that all schools will be safe, clean and well-maintained.Read more
I will work to promote the role of Trustee and restore public confidence by being a representative, advocate and spokesperson of the whole community. I will be a champion for transparent policies, human resources, bargaining and budget decisions of the school board.Read more
I believe in ensuring that all local neighbourhoods have well-maintained schools that serve as the hubs of their communities, provide programmes and services for all (from young children through to adults and seniors), value parent and community involvement.Read more