Editorial: Lower the stakes of diploma exams

Kayla (not her real name) is quite possibly one of the brightest people I have ever met.

Share your stories about classroom conditions in Alberta

Until December 12, Public Interest Alberta is collecting stories from parents, students, teachers, educational staff, and anyone else who has information about classroom conditions in Alberta.

‘Stay sane, Alberta,’ author urges

Education expert David Berliner lauds Alberta while dispelling American myths.

Trading Places

Exchange program enables teachers to take on another’s life for a year.

Red Deer school puts society under the microscope

MicroSociety brings the real world into school.

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.

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.

                         

 

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