The DEC Needs You

Posted: March 11, 2021

Make a difference! Consider becoming a candidate for your Anglophone North District Education Council. Your District Education Council (DEC) needs people who are dedicated and passionate about the education of students in your district and across the province. The DEC hires and evaluates the superintendent, develops policies, monitors the performance of the district and sets priorities for the district education plan. Candidates do not need previous experience - just a willingness to learn how DECs use policy and oversight to shape the future of education. Elected members work together to make decisions for all students and schools in the district. DEC members will be elected with the municipal elections on May 10th, 2021 and will serve a 4 year term. Learn more about your local DEC. Learn more about becoming a candidate for DEC Learn more education governance in N.B. Submit your Nomination Paper to your local Returning Office between March 20th and April 8th.