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Be Proud to be a School Trustee. Happy New Year!

School Trustees are amazing! You set the conditions that will affect the lives and future of thousands of people in your community and province. You are literally building the future! 195 more words

School Boards

Three Steps to Governance Improvement

I am a strong advocate of board self-review but the challenge is to transform the process from an isolated, once-a-year event into one that yields ongoing governance improvement. 518 more words

School Boards

A Board By-election: The Return of Democracy - and its responsibilities 

The Minister of Education for the newly formed NDP government in British Columbia recently announced that a by-election will be held this October to return a democratically selected board to the Vancouver School District. 640 more words

School Boards

The Importance of Being Civil to Others Part II

Last week my post The Importance of Being Civil to Others was featured on Voice.ed Radio.  A great discussion and thanks to Doug Peterson and Steven Hurley for featuring this post. 351 more words

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The Importance of the Community School

Community schools that are truly integrated as a partner into the wider neighbourhood are rare. However, they are increasingly important as more community agencies try to work together to solve complex social problems. 696 more words

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