Economic Consultants Needed

Economic consultants (EC) are ATA volunteers who are selected from an applicant pool of practising teachers who have an interest in collective bargaining, labour relations and benefits.

Q & A: Vigilance in order in wake of DeVos appointment

Are there any implications for Alberta with the confirmation of Betsy DeVos as the new United States secretary of education? Is she an advocate for public education?

Education is the path to healing

Canada has had a long and dark history when it comes to the education of indigenous people, and the Alberta Teachers’ Association is working to bring light to the injustices experienced at residential schools in the province and across Canada.

Editorial: Curriculum renewal becoming way too politicized

All Albertans, not just teachers or parents, have an interest in the outcomes of public education and in ensuring that all children are raised to be well-educated, thoughtful citizens.

Lesson Clan: Celebrating families who teach

A collection of stories about teaching families and what it’s like to be part of one.

Viewpoints: Teachers’ pension fund is serious about responsible investing

ATRF defines responsible investing by acknowledging the relevance to the investor of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors, and the long-term health and stability of the market as a whole.

Digital surveillance detrimental to learning, expert says

Teachers came to Barnett House for the Privacy Implications in the Networked Classroom workshop to discuss the effects of a digital classroom.