I did. The invite was on a Facebook group I am a member of. They were looking for someone in the area to represent so I stepped up.
Looking at it, I figured now was the time. I’ve long read a lot on education theory, done program reviews at schools around the state, and griped about failing education on this blog quite a few times. So it’s damn well time I do something about it.
We’ll see if I get accepted. My technology background plays into this – I want to see our kids learning more about science, technology, engineering and math. I want them to be able to navigate the challenges of a world that is rapidly changing.
I suppose I’ll have to upgrade the wardrobe a bit but that shouldn’t be an issue.
They meet about four times a month and it’s a one year term.