Editorial: We need SLAs to work

Late last month, Grade 3 students started writing the new Student Learning Assessments (SLAs).

Raising achievement with integrity

For years, Alberta held a proud position as a top achiever on international assessments of student learning.

Building schools for the future of Alberta

What policy actions are needed to make a great school for all?

Editorial: Someone please shoot a cross-bow through the head of this zombie

 In a couple of weeks the next season of my favourite television show, The Walking Dead, will begin.

How is SLA implementation working for you and your students?

The Alberta government is piloting new Student Learning Assessments for Grade 3 students this fall, and teachers are invited to leave their feedback here.

Minister responds to SLA concerns

In the past few weeks, teachers have expressed mounting concerns with respect to the pilot administration of the Student Learning Assessments (SLAs).

School principals under great stress

National study highlights challenges faced by school leaders.

Updated 2012–16 Collective Agreements

The collective bargaining process ended in March 2014; however, final collective agreements are just now being written, proofread and signed. Updated collective agreements will be posted here as they become finalized.