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Public School Trustee

Ward H

Nathan Ip

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Passion for education

My commitment to you will be to fight for choice, inclusion and diversity in education. Each community has different strengths and different needs, and it’s important that the school system isn’t just “one size fits all.”

 

I believe we need to think differently, and think ahead about how schools can knit communities together at a time when education and the economy are not just local, but global.

 

In this day and age, there is simply no reason why families and communities can’t be more involved in the decisions that matter. I’m convinced that the problems we’re facing can’t be solved by nine people in a boardroom. We need to build new partnerships, and give community members a real voice.

 

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18 February

Thoughts on the Growth Accommodation Strategy

Many of you are tuning in attentively to today’s announcement on space accommodation. I’ve been out to various schools in southwest Edmonton these past few months, getting to know you and your communities better. And I’ve certainly taken to heart what you’ve been telling me –…

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RT @albertateachers: "How refreshing to see trustees standing up, courageously, for the students they serve," @Paulatics: http://t.co/yeDii…

RT @Paulatics: On what planet does it make economic - never mind social - sense to cut funding for ESL, special needs klds, FNMI students?…

RT @EPSBNews: We’re looking for talented people to work as Supply Educational Assistants. Learn more at April 29 open house: http://t.co/Ii…

RT @EPSBNews: #epsb Board chair @michaeljanz joins #ecsd Board to talk growing enrolment and funding challenges next year. http://t.co/ZZVq…

RT @stolenfire: Alberta school trustees demand government reinstate funding #epsb #abed http://t.co/ODJJlMHWXo

RT @mandersondraper: Trustees request growth get funded.Ask MLA candidates views on education funding; it concerns us all #epsb #asba http:…

Engage your political candidates in a conversation about support for public education #epsb #asba #abed http://t.co/YUxAXY0Dzg

#epsb & 18 other school boards advocating for sustainable, predictable funding to support enrollment growth. #abpoli http://t.co/7Ane4wkpoE

RT @JBJaguars: Our weekly update is out! #WeAreSilent, Gr 3 & 8 Collab, Family Glow Dance, @NathanIpYEG mtg next week http://t.co/QTzfXjfS8…

RT @changemakers: Schools are not just physical spaces, but "settings for learning." Via #AshokaFellow Kabir Vajpeyi. #ideaconf15 http://t.…

RT @albertateachers: "How refreshing to see trustees standing up, courageously, for the students they serve," @Paulatics: http://t.co/yeDii…
RT @Paulatics: On what planet does it make economic - never mind social - sense to cut funding for ESL, special needs klds, FNMI students?…
RT @EPSBNews: We’re looking for talented people to work as Supply Educational Assistants. Learn more at April 29 open house: http://t.co/Ii…
RT @EPSBNews: #epsb Board chair @michaeljanz joins #ecsd Board to talk growing enrolment and funding challenges next year. http://t.co/ZZVq…
RT @stolenfire: Alberta school trustees demand government reinstate funding #epsb #abed http://t.co/ODJJlMHWXo
RT @mandersondraper: Trustees request growth get funded.Ask MLA candidates views on education funding; it concerns us all #epsb #asba http:…
Engage your political candidates in a conversation about support for public education #epsb #asba #abed http://t.co/YUxAXY0Dzg
#epsb & 18 other school boards advocating for sustainable, predictable funding to support enrollment growth. #abpoli http://t.co/7Ane4wkpoE
RT @JBJaguars: Our weekly update is out! #WeAreSilent, Gr 3 & 8 Collab, Family Glow Dance, @NathanIpYEG mtg next week http://t.co/QTzfXjfS8…
RT @changemakers: Schools are not just physical spaces, but "settings for learning." Via #AshokaFellow Kabir Vajpeyi. #ideaconf15 http://t.…