News from Julie Kusiek

World Suicide Prevention Day

World Suicide Prevention Day

World Suicide Prevention Day. If elected as your Ward F Public School Board Trustee, I will work to bring more focus on mental health. This includes both students and staff. There is so much to be done.

COVID & Schools

COVID & Schools

NOTE: This blog post was originally posted August 11, 2021. It has been updated to reflect the current COVID situation as of September 24, 2021. I’m hearing over and over on the doorsteps people are rightly worried about COVID transmissions in schools. They’re worried...

Scona Pool & Rollie Miles Rec Centre Matters

Scona Pool & Rollie Miles Rec Centre Matters

Scona Pool matters. It matters to the Scona Lords swim team. It matters to students attending the surrounding schools. Many of these schools — Allendale, Queen Alexandra, Mount Carmel, and others — are within walking distance. It also matters to the surrounding communities. So does replacing Scona Pool when the time comes. That time is now.

Education Grounded in Community: World Bike Day

Education Grounded in Community: World Bike Day

Today is World Bike Day. I’d like to share with you some of the work that my neighbours and I did to make system-wide change in the lives of Edmonton kids to ride, wheel and walk to school. I’d also like to share with you my thoughts on the work that still needs to be done and how we can get there, together.

Photo of Julie with volunteers delivering flyers