Safe and Accepting Schools

    Joanne Syms is the Coordinator of Anti-Bullying and the Youth Advisory Council for the province of Nova Scotia.

    Previously she was a Supervisor, School Administration, with the Halifax Regional School Centre for Education.

    Throughout her career she has had the opportunity to work in all three levels of the public school system as either a teacher and or administrator. She is a passionate educator who believes strongly in the transformative power of education. 

    She is particularly interested in issues of equity and in developing school cultures of inclusion and acceptance in which all people, students and staff, feel safe, valued and able to succeed. 


    By Email (online form)
    Phone: 902-424 -7454