October 17(eve)-18, 2014
Edmonton: September 25(eve)–27; Calgary: October 2(eve)–4
Learn to create and design interactive, hands-on learning experiences.
Association response to the recommendations of the Task Force for Teaching Excellence
New expectations and emerging social issues are dramatically changing the work and role of school principals, according to a new study released September 16 by the Canadian Association of Principals and the Alberta Teachers’ Association.
ATA President Mark Ramsankar is looking forward to meeting soon with Gordon Dirks, new minister of education in Premier Jim Prentice’s cabinet.
For departing premier and former education minister, "Children First" was more than a slogan.
A new report on inclusive education in Alberta finds an increased need for supports and services as schools become more inclusive of students with special needs.
Currently, TPGPs work as a key component in the overall system of the Teacher Growth, Supervision and Evaluation policy.
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.
Thomson: On the government's wage freeze reversal, lipstick won't disguise this pig
Jul 28 - 9:25 PM: Blogs - Edmonton Journal
Boards' hands tied
Jul 28 - 11:58 AM: Calgary Herald
'A' student abandoned by her mom and B.C. government
Jul 27 - 5:41 PM: Edmonton Journal
New body to regulate teachers: Morgan
Jul 25 - 3:09 AM: Star Phoenix
Overdue start on regulation
Jul 25 - 3:08 AM: Star Phoenix
Lukaszuk calls Alberta school building policy ‘fields of shattered dreams’
Jul 24 - 11:41 AM: Medicine Hat News
Alberta Education’s blueprint for educational change is “biased and unrealistic,” Porteous says
Jul 23 - 9:49 AM: Blogs - Edmonton Journal
Prentice faces monumental task
Jul 23 - 12:33 AM: St. Albert Gazette
Prentice pledges new Alberta schools but won't commit to timeline
Jul 22 - 9:59 PM: Calgary Herald
Educational needs vary from public to private schools
Jul 22 - 1:50 PM: Red Deer Advocate
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