Highly Competent and Committed Educators
Research is crystal clear that there is no greater school-based influence on student achievement than access to a qualified, caring teacher. Period. APS educators have moved mountains this year to teach and take care of our kids--and we need to take care of them, too.
Teachers are telling us what they need, locally and nationally: Competitive salary and benefits. Respect shown by giving them more influence over school- and district-level policies. Excellent professional learning that they have a real hand in planning and providing.
And these teachers will tell you they can’t do their best work without the assistance of responsive, highly capable support and administrative teams at the school and district levels.
As a School Board member, I will: