They may still in the future!
In the meantime, you can learn more about them on their website.
At the age of 15, I came to Canada from Jamaica and I remember the challenges I faced as an immigrant. As a mother of four and a grandmother of six children, I recognize that education cannot be a "one size fits all" The challenges faced by students, parents and teachers today, need to be addressed with transparency, care, consideration and commitment.
Reason for running
- I believe education must be a shared responsibility.
- Trustees need to keep up with the ever-changing times. As such a large and diverse city, Surrey must face head-on many of it's complex issues while maintaining standards that are fitting of progressive school districts around the world.
- Student achievement is very important; therefore, all students must be given the necessary tools to work at their full potential and have fair and equal access to education, regardless of what very real challenges they may be facing.