Discarding the current health curriculum is a mistake.

Discarding the current health curriculum is a mistake. Reintroducing a curriculum that is a generation old will do more harm than good. Parental opposition to the current curriculum is actually very small. Anecdotally, I understand that virtually zero local families “opted out” of the curriculum when given the opportunity. I’ve spoken to AMDSB Director of Education Lisa Walsh who tells me that the Board doesn’t even formally track the number of opt outs because it’s…

Happy Canada Day!!!

It is truly a privilege to live in a country such as ours – with the freedoms and opportunities that we so often take for granted. While we celebrate our good fortune to be Canadians living in Huron County, we must also acknowledge that we do so on the traditional land of the Odawa, Haudenosauneega, and Anishnabek nations, and that we have much work to do to reconcile our relationship with those peoples.

School’s out, I’m in!

Today is the last day of school for AMDSB students. School’s out for summer!! It is also the beginning of my campaign to represent the Town of Goderich and the Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh as Trustee for Northwest Huron at the Avon Maitland District School Board. I will spend the summer sharing my thoughts on education in Huron County and I invite you to reach out if you have any questions for me about the Board,…