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05/25/17

Guidance counsellors working with students with specialized needs reassigned

Funding cuts to Saskatchewan’s education boards have teachers struggling to mitigate the impact on students, says the president of the Regina Public School Teachers’ Association. Jeff Perry said staff have had to be reassigned and program supports for students with… +Read More
05/25/17

Smith encourages STF members to maintain strong tradition with CTF

In her presentation to the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation Annual Meeting of Council, Canadian Teachers’ Federation President Heather Smith went out of her way to underscore the historic relationship that has existed between the STF and the national body. However, that… +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

Manitoba school’s powwow club teaches dance, culture, reconciliation

With music, regalia and a lot of fun, a powwow club in a school just outside Winnipeg is bringing reconciliation into the classroom. The West St. Paul School club is only in its second year but student involvement has nearly doubled and… +Read More
05/23/17

School welcomes ‘Lucky’ goose

He’s one lucky duck or rather, goose. A teacher’s aid at East Central School rescued a goose egg that would later become a class pet. The aid’s dog almost made a snack of the unborn baby goose, but she managed… +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
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