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02/14/17

STF insists changes be made for right reasons in governance submission

In its submission to the kindergarten to Grade 12 educational governance review, the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation made it clear that potential wide-sweeping changes in the sector are not necessarily bad, but at the same time stressed there are some ifs… +Read More
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02/14/17

Local association leaders want to put students at the forefront of discussion

Invariably in these rather uncertain times of potentially unprecedented changes to the education landscape in the coming weeks and months, there is much to ponder. It was against this backdrop that those from around the province who gathered for the… +Read More
01/27/17

School boards, CUPE respond to education review

Holy Trinity Catholic School Board (HTCSD), the Prairie South School board (PSSD) and Canadian Union of Public Employees presented their formal and official responses to the advisory panel on Mr. Perrins’ review on the K-12 public school education system earlier… +Read More
01/27/17

Saskatoon Catholic division wants school trustees to remain elected

One of Saskatoon’s largest school divisions wants trustees remain elected rather than appointed, as suggested in the province’s K-12 governance review. Released last month, the review presented four options for widespread reform in the education sector, including an option for a… +Read More
01/23/17

Sask. Premier Brad Wall says province will ‘walk with’ La Loche a year after shooting tragedy

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have issued statements marking the first anniversary of the La Loche shootings. Premier Wall said the province will continue to “walk with” the community of La Loche a year after… +Read More
01/17/17

Sask. schools may have to freeze salaries: province

The Saskatchewan government says school boards may have to freeze the salaries of teachers and staff as the province grapples with a billion-dollar deficit. In a recent letter to school division board chairs, the government says it’s “experiencing a very… +Read More
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