Trustees are elected to school boards during municipal elections. They represent the interests of parents and students in their area. Find out more about the roles and responsibilities of trustees in this section.
What price democracy? All things considered, appointing two school trustees is better than a $500,000 by-election
Moira MacDonald writes in the Toronto Sun about the dilemma of replacing trustees in the middle of a term. It's expensive to hold a new election, but is it undemocratic to appoint trustees?