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05/18/17

Arbos awards recognize trio of female educators for their efforts

This year’s recipients of the Arbos awards not only encompass all facets of education, but they also prove the adage that every educator brings something different to the profession, even if their overall aim is unquestionably similar. Sonja Susut and… +Read More
05/15/17

Four Regina students compete in Canada’s largest youth science fair

Lineups at drive-thrus are often long enough for anyone to thoroughly ponder life’s mysteries, whether it’s your concerns for the future or what movie to see on the weekend. For Kristi Hayko, it was enough time to inspire an award-winning science project. “I was… +Read More
05/10/17

Tight budget forces Saskatoon Public Schools cuts

Saskatoon Public Schools hopes to save $515,000 a year by making its central resources centre leaner. The organization announced last week it is dissolving the curriculum materials centre and technical services department within its central office by the end of August. Nine… +Read More
05/09/17

Sask. parents still concerned, confused over Education Act amendments

While the dust has seemingly started to settle in the legislature after Bill 63, an amendment to the Education Act, some — particularly parents — across the province are still left concerned and confused. Michelle Grodecki, a Regina mother of… +Read More
05/09/17

Opinion: Saskatchewan parents and students unified by school choice

A unifying force is sweeping Saskatchewan and bringing together left and right; rural and urban; First Nations communities and Hutterite colonies; and, of course, Catholics and protestants. Saskatchewanians are united in the conviction that parents and students have the right… +Read More
05/05/17

Education Act changes near final stage, school boards still concerned

The Saskatchewan School Boards Association (SSBA) continues to raise concerns of changes the province is making to the Education Act. It is a law that will significantly increase the powers the minister — currently Don Morgan — has when it… +Read More
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