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Ellen at Bright Mindspreparing the next generation to build their own futures is our community’s most important obligation. It requires that our children do more than simply acquire skills and check off a list of formulas or facts. They must learn through questioning, experimenting, exploring, and experience how to apply that knowledge to:

  • analyze problems;

  • deliver on their commitments; and

  • work together to make a difference in an increasingly competitive world.

If you agree, I ask for your vote.



In My Own Words:

2016 –

Interview with Scott E (local blogger)

2012 (and still relevant today) –

What is the most important issue to me?

What is the most important issue to my constituents?

What is the role of a member of the Board of Education?