Karen Swanson

I am a Middle School Principal in Centerville

About Me

As an award-winning educator and experienced administrator, Karen Swanson has committed her life's work to shaping the brilliant young minds of tomorrow. Since the beginning of her career, Swanson has shown an unwavering dedication to teaching, mentoring, learning, student engagement, public relations, and being an advocate for educational entities. While she has amassed 30 illustrious years of experience, Swanson's ambitions and passion drive her forward still. In her continued work, she strives to build educators’ capacity to increase student access, educational equity, and workforce diversity while fostering engagement with the local community and business partners.

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November 14, 2022

What Is Education and Its Importance?

Education is the essence of modern society, and people must learn about it. Not only does it provide information about the basics of life, but it also moulds people into capable leaders. Moreover, it teaches people how to act emotionally and identify right from wrong. Education and Its Importance also vital to prevent bad events […]

Karen Swanson
October 18, 2022

Advantages of Diversity in the Workplace

In the workplace, workforce diversity is crucial for many reasons. It helps employers find the best candidate to fill a position. It also encourages the hiring of employees from underrepresented groups. Additionally, it can increase morale, increase efficiency, and reduce turnover. The benefits are considered regardless of why an organization hires more diverse workers. Increases […]

October 10, 2022

Workforce – The Importance of Diversity in the Workplace

Diversity in the workplace has numerous benefits, from improved employee morale to increased productivity. There is a direct correlation between workforce diversity and a company’s financial performance. Companies that encourage diversity have lower employee turnover and higher productivity. In addition, a diverse workforce is a better fit for a company’s brand and mission. Impact on […]

Secondary School
September 22, 2022

Is a Secondary School the Same As a High School?

In Canada, secondary schooling generally takes place from Grades nine to twelve, though this can vary based on the province. Grades seven and eight are often combined in urban schools, which are junior high or middle schools. In Alberta, high school starts in Grade 10 and continues until Grade 12; in Quebec, high school runs […]

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