Janet Mort

Janet N. Mort is a former school principal and Superintendent of the Saanich School District; she holds a Doctoral degree in Language and Literacy with a specialty in early child development. She served as the Superintendent of Educational Innovation for British Columbia in 1990, leading the implementation of a 10 year plan of province-wide educational reform.

Author of two books and frequent speaker on educational change, she is presently a researcher at the Human Early Learning Partnership (HELP) at UBC.

Full day kindergarten: It's about equality

Why could the impact of full day kindergarten be so significant - not just for young children but as an investment in the future economic well-being of our province?