13 Total Quotes

Gerard Kennedy Quotes

It's clear there is flexibility, and what that flexibility means is something the review will help us to get at,
Gerard Kennedy
#Flexibility

Parents have a right to be skeptical,
Gerard Kennedy
#Parents

The public should know the board has met a high standard in their (hiring) process, ... We appreciate their cooperation with us and their efforts to ensure the best professional educational leadership possible for their students, staff and community.
Gerard Kennedy
#Cooperation

We can tell you at the beginning of our public review that uniformity certainly does not exist.
Gerard Kennedy
#Beginning

Students need to be freed of the fear of bullying to create the best possible environment for student learning and achievement. The hotline and the new programs are giving students a place to turn for help,
Gerard Kennedy
#Environment

This is a complicated system with a lot of students and a lot of factors at work. But we do feel we're going to get there and I'm looking forward to be able to show that through the website.
Gerard Kennedy
#Students

People have approached me; I've been respectful.
Gerard Kennedy
#People

It is a serious issue. In our rural and northern areas, having students stay in school is a far bigger challenge, in general, than in our urban areas.
Gerard Kennedy
#School

It is obviously only a limited window for which the (provincial) government and education matters aren't going to be interfered with.
Gerard Kennedy
#Education

I think the independent report makes it very clear and in very plain language, and it gives the board a fresh opportunity to attend to its affairs on behalf of its students.
Gerard Kennedy
#Language

My reason for resigning such a valuable post is to organize my candidacy.
Gerard Kennedy
#Reason

If you're a Liberal in Alberta, you're a real Liberal.
Gerard Kennedy
#Liberal

While individuals and companies take risks and make businesses grow and thrive, government must be a catalyst to starting and growing businesses, not a hindrance.
Gerard Kennedy
#Government