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05/24/17

Wakaw School Wins Mosaic Extreme School Makeover Challenge

Wakaw School was chosen as one of ten schools in Saskatchewan to receive funds through the Mosaic Extreme School Makeover Challenge for 2017. The challenge which encourages initiatives aimed at improving student nutrition was started in 2006 by partners Mosaic… +Read More
05/24/17

Young states case for importance of having local boards

In her speech to the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation Annual Meeting of Council, Saskatchewan School Boards Association Vice-President Aleana Young spoke of the importance of maintaining locally elected boards, while also underscoring the importance of maintaining the historic co-operation among education… +Read More
05/23/17

Olympic hopeful mentors Weyburn students

He’s been known to run 100 metres in just over 10 seconds. And Canadian sprinter Sam Effah, an Olympic hopeful, hasn’t wasted any time picking up school friends, either. The Calgary-born sprinter was in Weyburn this week, meeting face-to-face with… +Read More
05/22/17

Schmaltz uses historical quotations to emphasize his commitment

In his initial address to councillors, recently named Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation Executive Director Randy Schmaltz evoked the words of such luminaries as Martin Luther King Jr. and Winston Churchill. Schmaltz pulled no punches in describing the serious challenges the teaching… +Read More
05/19/17

Herbert students test out Canada’s brightest light

A group of high school students from Herbert School made a memorable trip to the Canadian Light Source last week. The ten students from grades 10-12 had the privilege to conduct science experiments on soil samples using the brightest light… +Read More
05/17/17

Maze would welcome meeting with Premier Wall to deal with education

As Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation President Patrick Maze pondered the myriad of challenges that lie ahead for the PreK-12 public education sector, he indicated that he would absolutely love to have a face-to-face meeting with Premier Brad Wall. According to Maze,… +Read More
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