My priorities for next term
Promote Mental Health
Address the mental health needs of individuals in the community by promoting awareness, reducing stigma, and advocating for increased access to mental health services, including partnering with mental health organizations and professionals to develop programs and initiatives that support individuals’ mental health needs, as well as engaging parents and community members to build support networks and promote mental wellness.
Support Special Education
Ensure that students with special needs have access to the resources and support they need to succeed academically and socially, include advocating for increased funding for special education programs, supporting policies that promote inclusion and accessibility, and partnering with parents, educators, and community members to build support networks and promote awareness of the needs.
Support School personnel
Ensure that teachers, administrators, bus drivers, and cafeteria staff have the resources and support they need to provide a high-quality educational experience for students, including advocating for fair wages, benefits, and working conditions, supporting professional development opportunities, fostering a positive and collaborative work environment, and promoting collective bargaining as a means to support the rights of school personnel.
Improve Academic Excellence
Ensure that every student has access to high-quality education and resources that support their learning and success, including advocating for increased funding for schools, expanding access to technology and learning resources, and supporting policies that prioritize student achievement.