Issues

  • Equity

    Equity

    Equally allocate funding and internal and external resources to ensure every student receives a superior academic experience.

  • Safe Schools

    Safe Schools

    Properly implement Restorative Practices as an evidence-based, viable tool to address and remediate student behavior issues.

  • Innovation

    Innovation

    Ensure that every classroom has access to engaging, cutting edge instruction to adequately prepare our students for the 21st century.

Meet dr bilan

Meet dr bilan

Dr. Bilan Joseph is a native of South St. Petersburg and is a passionate educator, mother, and a concerned citizen. Dr. Joseph has earned a B.A. in English with a concentration in Secondary Education, a M.Ed. in Teacher and Principal Liscensure, and an Ed.D. specializing in Reading and Literacy. She is a highly effective educator with eleven years experience as an elementary, middle, and high school English teacher. Dr. Joseph has taught in public, private, and charter school sectors within the state of Florida, awarding her a unique perspective to both effective and ineffective education policies. She desires to bring this passion, experience, and insight to the Pinellas County School Board.

Voices From the community

  • Please help teach the school system to set our at risk and special needs kids up for success and stop expecting them to fail!!! I hope you take these words into consideration. Thank you!
    Joan

    Joan

    Mother of Special Needs Child Attending Pinellas Schools

  • The number of tests my children are required to take places undue pressure on them. The latest test determines if my 1st grade son will be promoted to the 2nd grade. Why is this?
    Tasha

    Tasha

    Educator and Parent of Children Attending Pinellas Schools

Why I'm running

Check out my blog to learn more about my platform and my plan for change!

  • 21st Century Learning

    What if we could bring innovative learning to every classroom? Pinellas County Schools can be a leader in innovative education that will help our students master the standards without the extraneous focus on teaching to standardized assessments. Our students are capable of competing at a national level if we raise the bar and provide them with […]

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