News Room

Current ATA News

Browse news articles, editorials and features from the most recent edition of the Association’s bi-weekly newspaper.

Web Extras

Current news stories and in-depth analysis of educational issues not featured in the print edition of the ATA News.

ATA Media Contacts

Members of the media wanting information should contact staff in the Association's media-relations office. 

Eye on the Legislature

Find out the status of current bills and motions of interest to the Association and read education-related highlights of question period in the Legislature.

My Favourite Teacher

The Alberta Teachers' Association asks famous Albertans to tell us about their favourite teachers and the impact those teachers had on their lives. This page is a collection of “My Favourite Teacher” stories.

News Releases

View the Association's most recent news releases. Archival releases are organized by year.


Upcoming events and deadlines of importance to members are listed here.

Issues and Campaigns

Whenever the Association identifies an issue of concern to a significant number of its members, it develops a strategy or, in some cases, a campaign to draw attention to the issue

Summer Series

Every summer, the Association produces a series of education-related stories written by Alberta freelance writers. Newspaper editors are welcome to reprint these stories if they think that they will be of interest to readers.