Young people hold the promise for our future & teachers are tasked with nurturing it. Everyone in society should cherish both
“Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy, and sustainable human development.” Kofi Annan
I believe that education is extraordinarily important to a child, a community, a nation, and to the world. A strong society springs from an educated community. Advocating for the best possible education for every child is the primary role of a school board member.
Meet Wanda K, candidate for the 2020 election for the Kyrene School Board.
Education is a pillar of democracy and I believe that access to academic excellence should be the right of every child in America.
My first priority is to the children of the district and how to best serve them in reaching their potential.
This may be the most important role our public schools can play: preparing our children for a future rich in diversity that has always been America’s strength.
In order to produce the best results, it is important to work with stakeholders (teachers, parents, administrators, students) to understand the different perspectives of what works well in the district, and what challenges exist.